We recently received this letter from one of the I.M.P.S. students in Hull and this is Wills story in his own words. “Hello, It’s Will and I would like to tell you a story about when I had to call an ambulance. On Monday last week after school I went to the local skate park and […]
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Please join our team of intrepid abseilers on June 19th and help raise funds for Oxfordshire I.M.P.S. All the funds raised are used to teach local children emergency life skills. Click here for more information and here to download an entry form.
Well done to Nottingham I.M.P.S. who have been highlighted as one of the areas of outstanding practice by the Care Quality Commission in its inspection report for Nottingham University Hospital. In the words of the CQC… “We saw several areas of outstanding practice including: The trust was delivering an Injury Minimisation Programme for Schools (I.M.P.S.) in […]
Would you like to take part in the largest charity fundraising cycle race in the world? Help Oxfordshire I.M.P.S and join 20,000 wannabe Wiggins’ for a 100 mile cycle challenge that takes in the iconic sights of London and the Surrey hills, in a modified version of the London 2012 Olympic Road Race. Starting in The Queen […]
Amy Thomas the Oxfordshire I.M.P.S. co-ordinator was invited onto That’s Oxford TV a local channel to talk about what we do. You can watch her interview here.
All of the I.M.P.S. centres are working together to ask our supporters to donate the price of a sandwich (or a posh coffee) to our joint justgiving page. We urgently need to re-develop our online evaluation quiz as technology has left it behind and it’s no longer supported on the devices used in schools. It’s […]
Oxfordshire I.M.P.S. celebrated their 20th anniversary with a 20’s themed ball at Hawkwelll House Hotel on Saturday 21st November. Guests got into the swing by wearing a touch of the 20’s including feathers and beads. The Oxford University Dancesport club demonstrated dances and everyone had the opportunity to learn the Charleston. We danced all night […]
Our very good friends at the Autism Teaching Company tell us “The Autism Teaching Company was established to meet the needs of individuals with autism and those who teach and care for them. We recognised a growing need to provide a responsive and cohesive service. Our teaching team are all experienced professionals who have a […]
Our friend (and ex I.M.P.S. trainer) Mary Anne successfully completed the Ride London Surrey cycle challenge and raised over £700 for Oxfordshire I.M.P.S. This sponsorship will be used to fund future I.M.P.S. visits for schools in Witney which is Mary Anne’s home town. Mary Anne said “this photograph is taken from Admiralty Arch end of […]
My Ride London day started at 03.45 by loading up my bike onto my sisters car, and setting off towards the Capital. I was to be dropped off, some 5 miles away from the start, at a pre-determined location. I had no idea where I was, and simply followed the hundreds of other riders, who […]