Team QEF for the Prudential RideLondon-Surrey 100

Find out more about some of the cyclists taking on the Prudential Ride-London Surrey 100 for QEF

August 4th, 2014

Ladies Autumn Lunch 2013

Thursday October 10, 2013 – Thursday October 10, 2013

Epsom Downs Racecourse

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Description:

A Ladies Lunch at the stunning venue of Epsom Downs Racecourse with guest speaker,  journalist and Royal Biographer, Penny Junor. Also the opportunity to shop at a wide variety of quality stalls with clothes, shoes, jewellery and more.

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July 19th, 2013

QEF Community Games & Fun Open Day – 6 September

Date:       6 September 2014                 Time:        12 noon – 5pm

Having Fun in a wheelchair

Venue:      QEF Mobility Services, 1 Metcalfe Avenue, Carshalton SM5 4AW
(vehicular access from Woodmansterne Road)

Entry:        By donation to QEF Charity                     (Tel:0208 770 1151)

The day will include:

  • Raffle to win a holiday, £100 of M & S Vouchers, Fabulous tickets to West End show + more
  • Radio Marsden outside broadcast
  • Balloon Release

    Trying out Eco -Cycles

  • Wheelchair Dance & Basketball / local school choir / Pilates taster lessons
  • Static exhibitions of driving and mobility products and services
  • Coconut Shy, Tombola, Raffles, Treasure Hunt, Wheelchair Antics
  • Aircraft support seating assessments  /   Young Driver Experiences
  • Stalls selling lots of goodies and displays of arts & crafts/Face Painting
  • Fun and games for all ages  /  Refreshments available

     …plus the Awards of the Loans of the Amazing Bugzi Powered Wheelchairs

April 10th, 2013

Training Calendar 2014 – 2015

 

 

16-18 September 2014    ADI 3 day Teaching People with Disability to Drive

25 September 2014          Open Morning

02 October 2014               ADI Module 1 – Older Drivers

14 October 2014                Powered Wheelchair and Scooter Safety

28 October 2014               Introduction to Car Adaptations for Healthcare Profs

30 October 2014               Open Morning

25  November 2014          ADI Advanced Module  (Under review call for information)

27 November 2014           Open Morning

02 December 2014           ADI Module 2 – Teaching Deaf Pupils

09 December 2014            Disability Awareness for the Travel Industry

25 January 2015 Open Morning
03-05 February 2015 ADI 3 day Teaching People with Disability to Drive
24 February 2015 Intro to Car Adaptation for Healthcare Professionals
26 February  2015 Open Morning
03 March 2015 ADI Module 3 – Techniques for teaching those with Learning Disabilities and/or Autism 
26 March  2015 Open Morning
07 April 2015 ADI Module 4 & 5 Seating & Posture for Driving & Vehicle Adaptations
23 April 2015 Open Morning
19-21 May 2015 ADI 3 day Teaching People with Disability to Drive
28 May 2015 Open Morning
04 June 2015 ADI Advanced Module – Hi-Tech (under review ring for details)
28 July 2015 ADI Module 6 & 7 Neurological Conditions & Visual Impairment
30 July 2015 Open Morning

Bespoke training can be arranged to suit you or your group

January 25th, 2013

Christmas Carol Service 2012

Over 700 people attended the QEF Annual Christmas Carol Service at Guildford Cathedral on Wednesday 19 December 2012.  Guests at the Service enjoyed a wonderful mix of traditional carols and more popular Christmas favourites performed by the famous English Chamber Choir, soloist Harriet Roberts, Rydes Hill School Choir and West End Kids.  There were readings from celebrities Penelope Keith, Nicholas Witchell and Michael Buerk, and former client of QEF Neuro Rehabilitation Services  told the congregation of how his time at QEF had changed his life. A retiring collection was held in aid of QEF and the Cathedral.

Some guests then went on to the Refectory for mulled wine and mince pies where the English Chamber Choir entertained everyone with some popular Christmas classics.

January 16th, 2013

Guinness and Oyster Luncheon 2012

The 47th Guinness and Oyster Luncheon took place on Thursday 22 November, 2012, at Mansion House in the City of London.  Over 400 guests attended this historic City event, kindly sponsored by Diageo and co-sponsor Oracle.  Former England Rugby Captain, Martin Corry, entertained guests talking about some of his rugby experiences and there was a surprise special guest appearance from Welsh rugby legend JPR Williams.  QEF Vocational Services trainee, Sean,  gave the audience a moving account of how a life changing event in his late teens had brought him to QEF and how this had transformed his life.

As well as the Guinness and sumptuous oysters guests partook in a Silent Auction and Grand Draw and over £53,000 was raised from the event in aid of QEF.

January 14th, 2013

Ben Nevis Challenge 2012

The threat of bad weather did nothing to put off our intrepid mountaineers.  Some had already experienced the lashing rain from the QEF Santini Bikeathon only a week earlier.  It was a challenge and a mist shrouded summit was the reward.

Morale however was exceptionally high and by all accounts an hilarious time was had by all.  Congratulations and thanks from QEF to all who participated and all who made it possible. 

This was QEF’s first assault on Ben Nevis and judging by results will not be the last. 

   

October 2nd, 2012

Neuro Rehabilitation Services – Professionals Open Morning

Wednesday July 2, 2014 – Wednesday July 2, 2014

QEF Neuro Rehabilitation Services, Banstead Place

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Description:

Meet our specialist team in Banstead, Surrey and explore first-hand our extensive range of neuro rehabilitation services for adults with acquired brain injury, including stroke or other neurological conditions.

The Open Morning includes a presentation by Dr Julian Harriss on Management of Spasticity Following Brain Injury. There will also be a a client interview – an individual’s account of their own rehabilitation journey.

For details about the Open Morning, please click on the links below:

NRS Open Morning Invitation Letter

NRS Open Morning Flyer

If you require any further information about this event email  neurorehab@qef.org.uk or Tel: 01737 858920.

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