The Community and Events team helps to support Brunswick’s work in a different ways. The team is based at York CVS, Priory Street York. It was originally set up by workers from Brunswick driven by their frustrations about their limited social life and their wish to build friendships. Brunswick decided to back them.
Their motto is:
The Community and Events team also helps Brunswick to:
"I like team work; I helped with my mum and Brunswick to raise money at St Crux Christmas fair. I like to chat with the public." – Martin
"It doesn’t matter which day you come to The Community and Events Group it will always be light hearted and fun! Everyone is easy to get along with and if you need any help with anything, anyone who is present in the group will help in whatever way they can. It’s a real team effort!" - Sam
"I did the Ice Bucket Challenge a few times. I raised money for the Community and Event Group. It was a good experience, but it was freezing. Last year I raised a £1,000." – Tim
Would you like to be a part of Brunswick? Join our team.
The Community and Events team help with the office jobs that work behind the scenes.
Some people with a learning difficulty do not get out in the evenings and weekends. Some don’t even get out during the day. Workers at Brunswick decided they want to change this.
Chilli BON BON is a dance and drama group formed by Brunswick workers, which sound, music, movement, film, dance, silence, tears and laughter to develop our work.