Quilts Donated by St Mary's Church

A big thank-you to the 'knitters' of St Mary’s Church Harpenden who have donated 2 wonderful hand-made quilted blankets to the Trust. 

The quilts were made by a team of 12 knitters, assisted by Jenny Goulding (second from the left below) and Violet Dean (third from the left).

The Reverend Sally Goodson made the presentation to Nick Luckett, Chair of the Trust's Care Fund, and will be given to two of our Befriending clients.

Quilt 2
Quilt 3


29 June 2021

In Other News

Date for Seniors' Fair 2023

10 August 2022
The Harpenden Trust has announced that their next Seniors' Fair will be held on Tuesday, 4 April, 2023.

Harpenden Trust Care Fund Update, July 2022

29 July 2022
We continue to have a busy Summer of amazing activities that have been taking place despite COVID coming back. It is business as usual, plus we are looking into organising extra activities to help our local Ukrainian guests during the school holidays. 

Harpenden Trust Supports Lea School's 'Emotional Wellbeing and Health Awareness' Initiative

24 July 2022
Congratulations to the Lea Primary School and Nursery which is the first in the St Albans District to receive the kitemark for Emotional Wellbeing and Mental Health Awareness by Healthy Young Minds in Hertfordshire (HYMIH). The accreditation is for a school's contribution to supporting mental health and wellbeing and need to demonstrate reflective practice with clear actions on how to develop good practice and have a clear plan on how to address any gaps. 

Day out at Larks in the Park

12 July 2022
The Harpenden Trust gazebo had another outing - to Larks in the Parks on Sunday, 10 July, and it was a scorcher! Although somewhat quieter than expected, perhaps due to the Highland Games taking place at the same time, the children had a lot of fun. Teddy Hoopla went well (it even tempted a couple of adults to give it a try!) and numerous Trust leaflets were distributed. Thanks to the volunteers who braved the heat, and to those who…