Clevedon club donates hundreds of pounds to care home

PUBLISHED: 14:00 03 March 2020

Clevedon Lions donated £400 to the day centre

Clevedon Lions donated £400 to the day centre

Archant

Clevedon Lions Club has donated hundreds of pounds raised during Christmas to a care home.

Elm View Day Centre, in Moor Lane, received £400 from the Tree of Light celebration in a bid to support activities held there.

During the celebration, people place a star on a Christmas tree in memory of a loved one who has passed away.

The money will be used to fund the purchase of a new iPad, as well as a new microphone so customers visiting the scheme can take part in the sing-along and learn to use technology.

Care coordinator Maddy Norman said: "We're really grateful to the Lions for this generous donation.

"It's great to be able to offer our day visitors access to iPads on which they can play games which support sensory development.

"The donation is greatly welcomed, and I know our customers really value the time they spend at the centre."


If you value what this story gives you, please consider supporting the North Somerset Times. Click the link in the orange box below for details.

Become a supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years, through good times and bad, serving as your advocate and trusted source of local information. Our industry is facing testing times, which is why I’m asking for your support. Every single contribution will help us continue to produce award-winning local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Thank you.

Most Read

Most Read

Latest from the North Somerset Times