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A Touch of Pink BallPhotos from the MK Hospital Breast Care Unit fundraiser on 14/10/11 Read More
Hanslope Xmas Lights 2014Hanslope's Christmas Fair, Lantern Parade and Light Switch On were held on Saturday 13th December Read More
Celebrity Just Dance 2014An amazing glitzy celebrity dance contest at Bury Farm Equestrian Village's International Show Arena on Saturday 13th December 2014 with MKFM Read More
Winter Half MarathonPhotos from the 'Up And Running' event on Sunday 14th December with MKFM supporting Harry's Rainbow Read More
WAKE Up To The Silent BleedPhotos from Saturday 13th December 2014 at Furzton Lake with MKFM Read More
Milton Keynes Village Xmas Event 2014Photos from Sunday 14th December at the Village Hall from 3pm to 5pm Read More
Young Dons Xmas Party 2014A fantastic evening of fun for the kids who support MK Dons on Sunday 14th December 2014 from 3pm - 6pm Read More
Home Retail Kids Xmas Party 2014The MKFM Sound System was at the Xmas party for kids of Argos and Homebase employees on 13/12/14 Read More
MK Dons SET NCS Awards 2014Photos from the awards at Stadium MK on 8th December 2014 Read More
Bletchley Xmas Lights 2014MKFM and Bletchley & Fenny Stratford Town Council turned on the lights on Sunday 7th December 2014 live on MKFM Read More
A Dickens Of A Xmas 2014Olney's Xmas Celebrations returned on Sunday 7th December 2014 Read More
Wolverton Lantern Festival 2014The Xmas community celebrations returned for the 26th year on Saturday 6th December 2014, hosted by MKFM Read More
Sport Achiever Of The Year Awards 2014Photos from Sport Milton Keynes' awards on 2nd December 2014 at Shenley Leisure Centre Read More
Giving Tuesday 2014Tuesday 2nd December with Milton Keynes Community Foundation and MKFM Read More
World AIDS DayAt the end of HIV Testing Week, STaSS commemorated World AIDS Day at the MK Rose on 1st December 2014 Read More
Newport Pagnell Xmas Lights 2014Photos from Saturday 29th November with MKFM Read More
Theatre District Xmas Lights 2014Christmas came to the Theatre District on Sunday 30th November with MKFM Read More
Woburn Sands Xmas Fayre 2014Photos from Sunday 30th November including the switching on of the Christmas lights Read More
Stony Stratford Xmas Lights 2014Photos from Saturday 29th November with MKFM Read More
Leo's Appeal Christmas BallPhotos from Friday 28th November 2014 Read More
Music For Movember 2014Photos from the event on Friday 28th November at The Slug And Lettuce supported by MKFM Read More
MacIntyre FirewalkPhotos from Thursday 27th November at The New Inn in New Bradwell Read More
Milton Keynes Xmas LightsPhotos from the first ever Xmas Light Switch On in CMK on 22nd November 2014 with MKFM Read More
MK Mo Run 2014A 10K or 5K run on Sunday 23rd November at Campbell Park for Movember Read More
Garden Of LightPhotos from Saturday 15th November 2014, at Fred Roche Gardens in Central Milton Keynes Read More
Established in 1991, MK SNAP is a charity built on achievement, team work and individual development whose purpose is offering work and life skills training to individuals aged 16+ who have physical and learning difficulties.
MK SNAP are the only organisation in Milton Keynes delivering this type of training. Working with vulnerable and disadvantaged individuals, MK SNAP is an important and integral provider of services within Milton Keynes.
People accessing MK SNAP services include those recovering from a Stroke or Head Injury, with a Visual Impairment, Autism, Downs Syndrome, Epilepsy and Wheelchair users. They are generally excluded from more traditional and mainstream learning, due to their current ability levels and/or emotional or behavioral difficulties.
MK SNAP objectives are to provide a holistic training opportunity for people who are excluded from, or not able to learn in mainstream settings. MK SNAP offers an alternative training option that is experiential and not based in a formal academic setting. We use real work from local companies as the focus for the training. Each job is evaluated for the skills it offers and these are then matched to the skills the individuals need to develop.
This enables them to develop their: Confidence, Dexterity, Hand & Eye Co-ordination, Concentration, Problem solving skills, Communication, Social Skills, Physical and Mental Stamina, Life Skills, Numeracy and Literacy, Basic Computer skills and follow a structured routine. Developing these skills enables them to have a real sense of purpose, a more positive outlook on life, the ability to engage with others in the wider community, thereby enjoying an improved quality of life.
MK SNAP organise many fundraising events locally, such as their Fayres, Quiz Nights and a Coffee Morning every Wednesday between 11am and 12.30pm at their centre in Walnut Tree.
Details of all local charity events are in our Events section or you can check the MK SNAP website here.
Buy MK SNAP Products
Bird Tables : Nesting Boxes : Compost Bins : Planters : Hanging Baskets : Other Unique Wood Products
Before you think about going to a garden centre, how about considering buying garden products they make at MK SNAP? Not only will you recieve a unique hand crafted product, but you will also be contributing to the upkeep of MK SNAP and the personal development of clients who attend
20 Bourton Low
Bucks MK7 7DE
Tel: 01908 690 330