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20 ways to spend time at home and stay in touch

By |2020-03-30T14:01:58+01:00March 30th, 2020|Categories: Stories, Strive Ambassadors|

Staying at home doesn't mean we can't still connect and stay in touch. The move to working or studying from home is a big adjustment and can feel isolating. If you are in need of advice or help, please visit our list of organisations who can help: www.victa.org.uk/staying-informed-social-distancing Keeping a structure to your day [...]

Running the Vitality Big Half for VICTA

By |2020-03-23T12:43:27+00:00March 23rd, 2020|Categories: Fundraising, Stories|

Hello, my name is Samuel Scott and I recently participated in the Vitality Big Half, raising money for VICTA. VICTA is a charity which does phenomenal work, supporting and empowering blind children and young adults; this work has a special place in my heart. My youngest brother, Seth, was diagnosed with a genetic condition called [...]

Coronavirus – A message from VICTA

By |2020-03-30T15:06:18+01:00March 19th, 2020|Categories: Stories|

As part of our precautionary measures to combat the spread of the coronavirus, VICTA has moved to home working with only a skeleton crew in the office. Please be assured that we are working hard in the background to keep things running, reschedule activities and our calendar. We will do our best to keep you up [...]

My dream app by Harriet Smith

By |2020-03-11T11:19:16+00:00March 11th, 2020|Categories: Stories|

With the launch of our app-tastic competition for British Science week, we've been having a think about our dream apps in the office, Harriet is thinking big! Have a read of her idea below and then find out more about our app competition here > If I could create a dream app, it would be [...]

The Journey

By |2020-03-05T08:54:40+00:00March 5th, 2020|Categories: Be inspired, Stories|Tags: , , |

To celebrate World Book Day we wanted to share an original short story written by Harriet Smith, we hope you enjoy her story and that it inspires you to write and read more!   By Harriet Smith I stand outside the door to my backyard and put my hand out to touch the brick [...]