A team of 20 brave souls hung out on Sunday at the hospital abseil, John Radcliffe Hospital to raise funds for Oxfordshire I.M.P.S. The weather was kind, the supporters enthusiastic and Radio Cherwell was on hand to play inspiring music. Team member Associate Chief Nurse Mark Statham said, “My son Angus had a fantastic experience […]
Thats Oxfordshire TV came along to Witney Community Hospital to take part in an I.M.P.S. visit recently and you can watch the film they made here. Thank you to Lynnie our fantastic trainer, the children from Queen Emma’s Primary School and Amy our I.M.P.S. co-ordinator for their contribution.
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 […]
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.
Coordinated in the UK by the UK Safer Internet Centre the celebration sees hundreds of organisations get involved to help promote the safe, responsible and positive use of digital technology for children and young people. There’s still time for your school to get involved and to think about how to involve children and young people in this important day. […]
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 […]