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Parent Information Night

We had a brilliant Information night at the centre on 05th December 2016. Thank you to all who came and for giving up your time we hope that each of you gained valuable information to help or guide you. Thank you to all the services that came and displayed what they did and gave parents a wide variety of what is available to them and their families. Thank you so much. We had Action for children, Select kids, Cedar foundation, Artspace, Talking to our babies, Northstar, Rhonda Reilly , Sense, Rinka, and Carers support thank you all again. Xx

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Sainsburys Active Kids

Daniel and Edel presenting us with resources donated from Sainsbury's Active Kids as part of being their local charity of the yearsainsburys presentation

Parent Fundraiser

We would like to thank Lorraine and Juile Long who kindly held a coffee morning raising an amazing £335.40 for the centre.julie cheque

Therapeutic Care Presentation by Colby Pearce

Colby Pearce, Principal Clinical Psychologist at Secure Start, gave a presesentation on Therapeutic to the staff at Little Orchids on 07th October 2016

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Volunteer Celebration

Our Volunteer celebration on Friday 03rd June was a great success and enjoyed by all. Helen McDonnell, Life Coach, gave a great Inspirational talk and the food from Cafe Zest was fabulous.

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Toilet Training

We would like to thank those parents who attended the training in the centre by Rhonda Reilly which was excellent the parents who attended really felt it was worthwhile. Topics discussed were getting your child ready for toilet training, constipation, sourcing protective bed linen. Very useful website include and


Open Night


Thanks to all who came to our open night on 24th May 2016 we had a great turn out. A special thank you to Gerard and Paula who spoke on the night about their children's experience attending Little Orchids.

Oakgrove school YPI Program


Oakgrove school patrticpated in the YPI program and Little Orchids was 1 of the 4 charities chosen by the pupils for the chance to be awarded £3000. YPI is an inclusive, multi-award-winning secondary school program that strengthens the social sector by engaging youth in social issues, local charities, and grant-making. Maura and Lisa went along to represent Little Orchids and really enjoyed the effort the pupils of Oakgrove made to represent Local charities.

Well done to the Samaritans who were awarded the £3000.

Information Evening

We would like to thank Kellie who worked so hard and gave up her time to organise the Information Evening yesterday and thank you to all those parents who came along   




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Craft Fair at Magee Library


The staff in the library in Magee organised the craft fair and chose Little Orchids as the charity to donate all proceeds to.Congratulations to all involved for such a fantastic displayof hand made items. 

Parent Fundraiser

A big thank you to Paul and Paula McConway who organised a coffee morning on Saturday 07th November raising £312.76 for the centrepaulamcconwaycheque

Fun Day at Little Orchids

Fun Day at Little Orchids

Our Fun Day today was a great success raising £1,491.30 and €7 for the centre.

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Mayor Invites Little Orchids to Guildhall

Mayor Invites Little Orchids to the Guildhall

The Mayor invited the children, parents and staff of Little Orchids for a tour of the Guildhall followed by refreshments on the morning of Wednesday 18th March 2015.

Healthy Eating Programme at Little Orchids

Healthy Eating at Little Orchids

Staff, volunteers and students at Little Orchids participated in the “Healthy Eating” programme. This was organised by Foyle Health at Work. March 2015.

Living Life to the Full Programme

Living Life to the Full Programme at Little Orchids

Living Life to the Full” programme. This was organised by Foyle Health at Work who are dedicated to improving the Health of employees. For any information on programmes offered by Foyle Health at Work contact Sabrina Dunne Tel: 02871611384. February 2015

Eglinton Eyecare Presents Cheque

Eglinton Eye Care Present Cheque to Little Orchids

A Big Thank you to Eglinton Eyecare who presented us with a cheque on 20/01/2015 for the amount of £828.09. We were their charity of the year 2014.

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