Kilton View service users celebrate Rio 2016

Staff and service users from Kilton View specialist day service, Brotton, have joined the buzz of the Rio 2016 and taken part in their own version of ‘I am Team GB’ campaign by hosting their very own mini Olympics

Staff and service users from Kilton View specialist day service, Brotton, have joined the buzz of the Rio 2016 and taken part in their own version of ‘I am Team GB’ campaign by hosting their very own mini Olympics.

Service user’s from the unit had great fun competing in a number of activities against each other, including shot put, badmington and timed wheelchair trials. They were also involved in creating their own banners and team strip to celebrate the day.

In addition to providing care and support both services offer a range of regular activities based on individual’s needs and work closely with family members and carers to host a number of events throughout the year.

Naomi Richardson, care assistant said: “It proved to be a very successful day with all service users thoroughly enjoying the competitive atmosphere. The overall winner was presented with a trophy and there were also medals for all involved”.