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Three Estates Disabled And Carers Support Group  T.E.D.S



Mr Frank Jackson OBE and the Trustees of the Edgar E. Lawley Foundation for awarding £1,500 towards our Extend Exercise Class and our tutor Mrs Tina Hunt. This award allows us to continue with this important project which our members enjoy very much.

The Heart of England Community Foundation C/o PSA Group for emailing the secretary of the Harry Payne Fund who gave T.E.D.S £1000 towards their Befriending Project.


We have received £500 from W A Cadbury Charitable Trust, as well as £500.00 from The Grimmitt Trust this is on top of the £1000.00 given by Invacore Limited  for additional transport for our Tuesday and Thursday group meetings.

On behalf of the Management Committee/Trustees and more importantly out members I would like to say a big  “THANK YOU” 

It takes a lot of transport to get the families together for T.E.D.S events and this money will make things runs more smoothly for everybody. This will help us with our Tuesday and Thursday groups.  Above all else it means people can spend more time together.

We are going to be working closely together with Shencare Community Transport.  (www.shencare.org.uk) to do this on a Tuesday and Thursdays we use Kings Norton Coaches.


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Annual General Meeting

Because we are a charity we have to hold a annual general meeting every year.

    The Annual General Meeting will be held on 28th March 2017 between 1pm – 3pm at


Hawkesley Community Centre

51 Edgewood Road, Kings Norton

Birmingham B38 9RN

                                          Refreshments will be available after the meeting.

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T.E.D.S Holiday to Warner Lakeside Coastel Village


Every year T.E.D.S. try to take their members on holiday.

This year we are going to http://www.warnerleisurehotels.co.uk   We will be leaving Hawkesley Community Centre on Monday 30th May and returning on Friday 3rd June.

The coach will be leaving the centre between 10-10.30am, the journey will include a 30-45 minute Refreshment/Toilet break en route. So we should be arriving around 3.00pm approximately.

There will be a couple of day trips whilst at the village,the first being,

  • Tuesday 31st trip to Winchester.
  • Wednesday 1st trip to Bognor Regis.
  • Thursday 2nd Free day.
  • Friday 3rd leave the village for home with Refreshment / Toilet break for 30-45 minutes, arrive back at centre around 3-3.30pm approximately.

There are plenty of activities for everyone including Shuffleboard, Croquet, Archery and Rifle Shooting.

At the moment we are fully booked up.  If you are interested in coming on future holidays please use the contact details on this site.

We use Endeavour Coaches who have tail-lifts for the members who are permanently in their wheelchair and other who cannot access the steps into the coach.



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