Registered Charity No. 1138396
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Oak Tree Farm provides training and supported occupation for adults with learning disabilities, in a rural environment.

The Project provides opportunity, support and encouragement for people to learn new skills and to improve their existing ones, paving  the way into sheltered employment for those people for whom this is appropriate, whilst giving purposeful occupation to others.

Oak Tree Farm is situated on a 15 acre smallholding near the village of Hilderstone and is part of the Harrowby Estate of Sandon.

MISSION STATEMENT

‘Oak Tree Farm provides a rural working environment where people with learning disabilities gain the skills, independence and confidence to take them towards an active role in society’.

 
 
 

New Facebook Page

Keep up to date on Oak Tree news and 'LIKE' our new Facebook Page by clicking on this link.


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Midsummer Music at Oak Tree Farm, Saturday 8th July

Midsummer Music

 At Oak Tree Farm Rural Project

 Saturday 8th July 2017 - Gates Open 5pm

with music from the popular local band

THE CROOKED BAWBEES

  Also: BBQ, Bar, Refreshments, Stalls, Games, Face Painting

Tickets available from Oak Tree Farm Rural Project 01889 505653


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Team Members' Bike-a-Thon -  3rd-7th July

Team Members' Bike-a-Thon - 3rd-7th July

Our Team Members also wanted to join in with the fundraising activities and chose to do a sponsored cycle ride.  They will take it in turns to cycle on a static exercise bike outside our tea room with the aim of completing a total of at least 30 miles each day. Team Members decided to split any money raised between Oak Tree Farm and another local charity.  They had a vote and chose to support Our Space. They would love it if you could cheer them on if you are visiting the tea room/farm that week.

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Craft Group

Craft Group

Are you a “crafty” person? Would you like to learn, or improve your skills in knitting, crochet, sewing and other crafts? Come and join our new Craft Group.

We meet monthly at Oak Tree Farm, Hilderstone, on the first Tuesday of the month from 7.00pm - 9.30pm

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Duncan Latham running half marathon in aid of Oak Tree Farm

Duncan Latham ran the Cordoba Half Marathon on 27th November in memory of his brother Mark Latham who was a much loved team member at Oak Tree Farm for many years.  If you wish to sponsor Duncan or find out more about the challenge please visit his Virgin Money Giving page through this link http://uk.virginmoneygiving.com/DuncanLatham

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Macmillan 'World's Biggest Coffee Morning'

Thank you to those of you who came and supported this event.  We raised £215.77 for Macmillan Cancer Support.

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The Queen's Award for Voluntary Service Presentation

The Queen's Award for Voluntary Service Presentation

The Queen's Award for Voluntary Service was presented to Oak Tree Farm Rural Project by Her Majesty's Lord-Lieutenant of Staffordshire, Ian Dudson, at a prestigious ceremony at Sandon Hall.  Longstanding volunteer, Margaret Shuker, assisted by more recent volunteer, Joel Paxton, accepted the crystal on behalf of the charity.  The certificate, signed by Her Majesty the Queen, was presented to Tony Browne.  Tony is the charity's longest serving trustee.

Pictures of the presentation can be seen in the gallery.

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Gift Aid your donation to Oak Tree Farm

If you are kind enough to make a donation to the Oak Tree Farm Rural Project, we can reclaim tax on your donation.

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