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’.

 
 
Pig Race Evening

Pig Race Evening

Pig Race Evening, Friday 20th October, 7:30pm - Hilderstone Village Hall 
A fun evening of pig racing (No pigs will be harmed during the course of this event - the pigs are made of wood!). Tickets are £7.50 which includes a supper of a bacon roll (or veggie sausage hot dog).  Tickets available from Oak Tree Farm Reception.  Please bring your own alcoholic drinks.  There will also be a pig themed raffle.

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Festive Flower Arranging Demonstration

Festive Flower Arranging Demonstration

Festive Flower Arranging Demonstration - Friday 3rd November 7:30pm       
A festive themed flower arranging demonstration by Anita Wright to be held at Hilderstone Village Hall.  £5 entrance fee will include a glass of wine.  Tickets available from Oak Tree Farm Rural Project Reception.        


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What's On at Oak Tree Farm

Check the 'What's On' page of our website for details of all the events we have coming up over the next few months. 

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Get regular updates about what's happening at Oak Tree Farm Rural Project.  Follow our Facebook page

   

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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 took 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, they smashed this and completed 176 miles over the week. They raised a total of £357 which will be split between Oak Tree Farm and Our Space Adventure Playground in Newcastle.  Thank you to everyone who supported us and sponsored our Team Members.

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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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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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