Camphill School Aberdeen opens its doors
16/09/11 09:22 Filed in: Client news
Camphill School Aberdeen
is holding an Open Day on Saturday, September 24 from 2pm to 5pm at its Camphill campus on Milltimber Brae, in the Milltimber area of Aberdeen.
Members of the public will have the chance to see around the classrooms and hear about the work of the charity with children who have support needs.
There will also be a range of other attractions for visitors including face painting for the children, wall climbing, circus skills, donkey rides, craft activities and a puppet show. There will be a barbecue and refreshments. There will also be music from Culter Pipe Band throughout the afternoon.
Camphill House, on the Camphill campus, is where the Camphill movement began in 1940 when a group of refugees were invited into the North-east to begin their work creating communities to help children with special needs. From Aberdeen, the Camphill Movement now extends to more than 100 centres in 23 countries.
Camphill School Aberdeen is one of seven charities in Camphill Aberdeen City and Shir
e. In all 700 people live and work with Camphill charities in the Aberdeen area, all dedicated to providing opportunities for children, young people, adults and the elderly with additional support needs.