Excitement bubbles as Hartlepool charity launches new sensory room
Faces were beaming with joy as a £35,000 sensory room was unveiled to families for the first time.
Hartlepool Special Needs Support Group welcomed in youngsters to the new room as they put its features to the test.
The charity, in Park Road, works with 115 families of children with special needs, including cerebral palsy, autism, muscular dystrophy and Down’s syndrome, either from Hartlepool or educated in the town.
It had already raised £10,000 through people who joined in the Great North Run, afternoon teas and other events, but was delighted when the £25,000 needed to make the room and... read more
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