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School’s out for summer! So…straight into Rosa Morison

Exactly two years ago, The Mayor of Barnet opened the sensory gardens at Rosa Morison. It was a community effort, with young people in the area raising money for garden plants. But maintaining a garden is a lot of work! Luckily, once again, a group of young people have taken up Rosa Morison as a [...]

By |2018-09-05T10:15:26+00:00July 20th, 2018|

Local young people take their ‘challenge’ to Rosa Morison

For many young people who have just finished their exams, a summer of fun stretches ahead. However, a selection of youngsters who come from schools and colleges across North West London have decided to use their free time to help others. They have signed up to the National Citizens Service, which is a 3 – [...]

By |2018-07-12T17:10:41+00:00July 12th, 2018|

Zoo4U visits Rosa Morison

Rosa Morison had some very special guests last Tuesday when Zoo4You visited. They brought with them a wonderful mix of animals for service users to hold, including snakes, rabbits, a skunk, a chinchilla and a Madagascan cockroach. Rosa Morison Manager Richard Buckman said the main benefit to service users was f or them [...]

By |2018-04-11T11:05:10+00:00April 11th, 2018|

New equipment for Multi-Sensory Room

Rosa Morison has added some exciting new equipment to its Multi-Sensory Room, which opened for service users earlier this year. Rosa Morison first opened the doors to its Multi-Sensory Room in January and has now added a range of sound-activated and touch-sensitive equipment. Like the initial establishment of the Multi-Sensory Room, the new [...]

By |2018-04-11T10:52:16+00:00April 11th, 2018|

Rosa Morison is getting a new multi-sensory room!

Rosa Morison, our day service for adults with profound and complex learning and physical disabilities has added another string to their bow with news of the addition of a multi-sensory room. In April 2016 they upgraded their hydro-therapy pool complete with mirror ball, projector, sound system and lighting equipment. In August 2016, the then-Mayor, Councillor David [...]

By |2018-03-12T14:09:48+00:00January 26th, 2018|

Schools at Rosa Morison for summer!

School might be out for summer, but that hasn’t stopped a group of 12 young people working hard to raise awareness for Rosa Morison this week. The young people were from a range of schools across Barnet who chose Rosa Morison for their ‘summer’ project as part of the National Citizen Service programme for 16 [...]

By |2017-07-28T17:01:48+00:00July 28th, 2017|

Brave staff take to Bush Tucker Trials to raise money

Rosa Morison staff alongside volunteers from Barnet Homes took part in a special ‘I’m A Celebrity Get Me of Here’ style fundraising event on 14 Dec to raise money for the sensory floor. Your Choice Barnet staff Helen Young, Marlene Hunter and Edward Adu plus Stephen Pugh, an Operations Manager for Barnet Homes were sponsored [...]

By |2016-12-15T15:52:48+00:00December 15th, 2016|

Rosa Morison celebrates the grand opening of sensory garden

The Worshipful the Mayor, Councillor David Longstaff, accompanied by the Mayoress his partner Ms Gillian Griffiths, performed a ribbon cutting ceremony at Rosa Morison on 28 July 2016 and declared the new sensory garden officially open. The Chair of The Barnet Group, Terry Rogers, welcomed the Mayor and thanked him for attending. Rosa Morison is [...]

By |2016-08-01T14:11:31+00:00August 1st, 2016|

The Challenge heads to Rosa Morison

A group of 15-16 year olds from a range of schools in Barnet have chosen to do some very productive work over their summer holidays – volunteering for various activities as part of The Challenge. The Challenge is led by the National Citizen Service (NCS). It’s the perfect way to help young people gain confidence [...]

By |2017-03-10T10:52:10+00:00July 22nd, 2016|

Improvements to Rosa Morison Hydrotherapy pool make a big splash

There have been some exciting new additions at Rosa Morison, our day service for adults with profound and multiple learning and physical disabilities. For the past few months, the centre has undergone some improvements to its hydrotherapy pool, which will be of maximum benefit to current service users at Rosa Morison, as well as potential [...]

By |2016-04-26T10:07:43+00:00April 26th, 2016|