Information about coronavirus

We have introduced additional cleaning measures at the Markfield centre in response to the coronavirus outbreak in order to reduce the risks, and we are also asking everyone who comes to the centre to wash their hands upon arrival. As yet there have not been any reported cases amongst Markfield staff or service users. All [...]

By |2020-03-11T10:41:01+00:00March 11th, 2020|News|0 Comments

SEND parents invited to give their views – Focus groups 2nd to 5th March

Amaze are inviting all parents and carers of children and young people aged 0 to 25 with Special Education Needs and Disabilities (SEND) to discuss how professionals can work with YOU to improve services for families in Haringey. Amaze is an independent parent-led charity based in Brighton. They have been asked by Haringey council to [...]

By |2020-02-26T11:46:05+00:00February 26th, 2020|Invitation, News|0 Comments

SEND School Transport engagement

Haringey's SEND transport engagement event is happening on Wednesday 5th February at Marcus Garvey Library. The engagement will run across the day with three sessions: 10am to 12 noon 12 noon to 2pm 5pm to 7pm. Haringey wants to hear from parents, carers and young people on their experience of SEND transport. They also want [...]

By |2020-01-29T11:13:10+00:00January 29th, 2020|News|1 Comment

Markfield Park needs you!

Come and help TCV - The Conservation Volunteers clean the community garden. Sunday 9th Feb from 10:30 to 2:00 For more information please contact Alice Evans on: alice.evans@tcv.org.uk or 07740899645

By |2020-01-23T13:35:02+00:00January 23rd, 2020|News|1 Comment

Markfield + MPower Bonfire Party

Join us on Saturday 2nd November from 4:30 to 7pm for our super inclusive, family-friendly Bonfire Party! Everyone is welcome! We will have a bonfire, marshmallows, sparkles, music, hot dogs and much more. No fireworks – Quiet areas – Closed secure playground area – space for wheelchairs Entrance: £3 per person, or 4 for £10

By |2019-10-10T13:18:30+01:00October 10th, 2019|Invitation, News|0 Comments

Markfield Open Day:  Saturday 12th October 2019

Everyone is warmly invited to come along to our Open Day on Saturday 12th October between 11.30am and 3pm . You will be able to find out more about the sessions and services on offer at the Markfield centre. There will be free refreshments and children’s activities in the centre and outside, in our amazing [...]

By |2019-09-23T10:20:25+01:00September 23rd, 2019|News|0 Comments

“Oh we do like to be beside the seaside!”

We made the most of the late summer sunshine and took a coach-load of families to the beach at Broadstairs for the day. The children loved swimming in the water, chasing seagulls, the bouncy castle, and eating delicious ice creams. It was a fabulous day out - many thanks to the National Lottery for funding [...]

By |2019-09-19T11:03:02+01:00September 19th, 2019|News|0 Comments

Football fun this summer!

We owe a huge thank you to our partners at Anderson, Wilde & Harris who have set up a staff donation scheme to raise funds for Markfield! With their recent donation of £147 we bought lots of new footballs and other outdoor play equipment ready for fun in the sun this summer. Children and young [...]

By |2019-07-21T09:46:03+01:00July 21st, 2019|Donations, News|0 Comments

Volunteer gardeners get planting!

We were thrilled to welcome local community members, service users and families to Markfield during our June Family Club. They volunteered to help tidy and spruce up the adventure playground. It was a warm and sunny Saturday and so much was achieved thanks to everyone’s hard work and enthusiasm. We have cleared the back picnic [...]

By |2019-07-18T11:03:57+01:00July 18th, 2019|News|0 Comments

Volunteer stories – Shabia

Did you know we have lots of volunteer roles here at Markfield? Volunteers are essential for our work. They are very important to us and very much appreciated. Shabia has been volunteering at Markfield for about 4 years now. She first came to Markfield as a parent looking for support after her child’s diagnosis. She [...]

By |2019-07-11T10:44:35+01:00July 11th, 2019|News|0 Comments