Entries by Simone Kelsey Clark

Family Support Blog #3

Choices and Consequences According to the dictionary, choice is defined as ” an act of selecting or making a decision when faced with two or more possibilities.” The definition of consequence is ” a result or effect of an action or condition.”  Every parent has those moments when the urge to yell pulses within us. We […]

Inspire Awards 2021

WOW we won Business of the Year East Herts Award – sponsored by Longmores Solicitors In this year’s Inspiring Hertfordshire Awards 2020/21. This is great recognition for the dedication, commitment and passion the CHEXS team , trustees, volunteers give to support families in the community! It was a fantastic night celebrating the successes of Hertfordshire […]

Family Support Blog #2

What is Anxiety? Anxiety is the body’s natural response, it helps us respond or avoid dangerous situations, and it motivates us to solve everyday problems and EVERYONE will experience anxiety at some point in their life How does anxiety make them Feel Dizzy Dry mouth Sweating Feel sick Jelly legs Shaking Headache Tummy ache Palpitations […]

Family Support Blog #1

Self Motivation is the key to growth Motivation is to do or achieve something, this can be something big or small, professional or personal. I myself sometimes, needs to dig deep to find the motivation to get on with my day, let along setting goals for the future, but if you dig deep enough we […]

CHEXS Summer Newsletter – July 2021

TWO fantastic opportunities to WIN with CHEXS this SUMMER!! Tickets are £2 each prizes include…. Tottenham signed pennant flagBungee jump courtesy of buyagift.comSnowcentre voucherschidrens game hampersand so much more… GET YOUR ONLINE TICKET HERE Fancy a fun day out at Cedar Park in Cheshunt? CHEXS have created this fab detective hunt for you and your children to solve around the fabulous […]

CHEXS Launches Summer detective Trail adventure at Cedars Park

Looking for a fantastic adventure to entertain the children in #Hertfordshire this summer??? Look no further – we’ve got your back! CHEXS have created a fabulous Summer Trail adventure around Cedars Park (Cheshunt) with a handy helping of fun thrown in! Trails cost £2.50 and ALL funds go directly to our charity .This is the […]

CHEXS Summer Newsletter – June 2021

Lots of exciting activities and end of school year fun to be had with CHEXS this last half term. There’s still time to join our CHEXS Online growing competition.This year it is even BIGGER and BETTER!It’s so easy to enter…..all you have to do is:-1. Email us at chexsgrowingcompetition@gmail.com to register2. Follow the instruction sheets that come […]

B3 Living and CHEXS inter-generational project 2021

What a fantastic sunny day it was yesterday for @goffsacademy young people and B3Living residents in Valence Drive to come together to make a willow play dome for the children. Helen Wright from B3 Living joined in too, with one of the students demonstrating to her how to weave the willow. Residents were impressed by […]

CHEXS supports Mental Health week 2021

This years #worldmentalhealthweek theme as nature and CHEXS been working outside this week. Goffs Academy students spent the day outside volunteering at Lee Valley Park sanding down the bird hide ready for painting. The six students were hardworking and worked together to complete the task. Fresh air, nature, physical exercise and talking. Everything you need […]

CHEXS Online Growing Competition 2021

Who remembers CHEXS Online Growing Competition last year?We had LOADS of people enter so we thought we would run it again this year. It’s so easy to enter…..all you have to do is:-1. Email us at chexsgrowingcompetition@gmail.com to register2. Follow the instruction sheets that come back to you OR grow your own vegetables, fruits or […]

CHEXS Spring Newsletter 2021

Children who were attending school during lockdown were able to access the Leadership Programme funded by BBC Children in Need giving them activities that developed their confidence, self-esteem and problem solving skills whilst having loads of fun! Children were able to make friends with people they do not usually play with and having the time to talk […]