FRIENDS OF FAIRFIELD FARM COLLEGE

Joint Chair/Secretary

Jo Edwards kelmscottjo@talktalk.net and Annabel Morgan ap12037@my.bristol.ac.uk

Treasurers

Heather and John Thorpe  – thorpeheather@aol.com

Welcome to the Friends of Fairfield College webpage!

The Friends of Fairfield College is a group of interested parents, carers and associates whose purpose is to support the college through a combination of fundraising and active participation within the college community.  As a parent/carer of a young person attending the college, you are automatically a member of the Friends of Fairfield.  Our principal aim is to promote strong links between the college and its extended community and at the same time to help raise funds for a wide range of needs.

We are organised by a committee of volunteer parents/carers who meet once or twice a term to plan events and report on current activities. Find out more about us by visiting The Friends of Fairfield Facebook page or by coming along to one of our meetings.  We are a dynamic bunch and are always pleased to welcome offers of support and/or new members to our committee.

To find out how to get involved at a level which suits you; from simply attending ‘Friends’ events, through to fundraising or even volunteering your time, skills or talents, please contact any of the committee members by email via the addresses at the top of this page.

Every offer of support will be warmly welcomed, however much or little!

We run a monthly ‘100 Club’ to buy a share and be in with a chance of winning monthly prizes click HERE

To register your skills, services and of help please click HERE

 Aims and Objectives of Group

  • To promote and raise awareness of the college
  • To assist in widening participation for all students in the life of the college and community
  • To improve communications with parents and stakeholders through use of newsletters, social media and the college website
  • To support the college in establishing and developing links with its community and local businesses
  • To provide support to parents and potential parents with regard to transition planning
  • To hold regular social and fundraising events to support the above aims.

VISIT OUR FACEBOOK PAGE HERE

 

 

OUR COLLEGE

Fairfield Farm College is a Specialist College for students with learning disabilities; it is a registered Charity, with residential, day and weekend courses. We are situated in the village of Dilton Marsh in Wiltshire. Our 26-acre farm site includes well-resourced teaching and vocational learning areas, a student common room, conference room, café and a farm shop.

 

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Location

 

FAIRFIELD FARM COLLEGE

43 HIGH STREET

DILTON MARSH

WILTSHIRE 

BA13 4DL

 

Phone & Email

01373 823028

admissions@ffc.ac.uk

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Sock fundraising success at Fairfield Farm College!

Wiltshire Police visited Fairfield Farm College to present a certificate for raising £155 for World Down Syndrome awareness day in March 2019. Socks were sold around the college that raised money...

Youth Club presents medals to football league players

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Fairfield Farm College Country Fayre 2019

Fairfield Farm College hosted their Country Fayre and Family Fun Day on Saturday 6th July, and welcomed hundreds of visitors to a day of fun in the sunshine. There were a variety of activities going...

Students enjoy a sunny sports day at Fairfield Farm College

Students at Fairfield Farm College enjoyed a fantastic day of sports and activities in the sunshine at their annual Sports Day. Students participated in a variety of activities including: Tennis,...

Students enjoy the Fairfield Farm College Summer Ball

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Students enjoy day out to Longleat

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Rotary Club of Westbury fundraise for Fairfield Farm College

Fairfield Farm College wanted to give a big thank you to everyone at Rotary Club of Westbury for their donation from events and activities they have hosted over the past year. The generous donation...

HARRY HUMPHRIES WINS YOUNG INDIVIDUAL SPORTSPERSON OF THE YEAR AWARD AT WESTBURY YOUNG PEOPLE AWARDS 2019

Harry Humphries  is celebrating a massive achievement as he achieves the accolade of Young Individual Sportsperson, from the 2019 Westbury Young People Awards. Harry started his swimming success...

Green fingered students help with Warminster Rockery Project

Despite the rain, Fairfield Farm College students worked hard and did a fantastic job planting a variety of different flowers and vegetables at the Warminster Rockery Project. Students helped with...