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The Milestone Special School in Gloucester.

The Milestone is one of the UK’s largest special schools with 308 pupils aged 2 to 16 with severe and complex special needs. It is rated as ‘Outstanding in All Areas’ by Ofsted.

The pupils’ medical issues include cerebral palsy, severe genetic conditions, neuromuscular disorders, hearing loss and visual impairment. Many have additional nursing needs, such as feeding difficulties requiring gastrostomy tube feeding or severe epilepsy requiring control of acute seizures. Many of the children are non-ambulant wheelchair users whilst others are physically fit but have severe autism, poor communication skills, learning disability or challenging behaviour.

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Build update June 2019

Build update June 2019

Exciting times here at The Chamwell Centre(click for video)! Building work continues in earnest with all foundations now in place. The concrete structure of the pool is complete and today, contractors SpellerMetcalfe took delivery of the Glulam beams for the pool...

Buy-A-Brick…and help to build The Chamwell Centre

Buy-A-Brick…and help to build The Chamwell Centre

We aim to raise £75,000 from our Buy a Brick appeal towards the £5.1million needed to build The Chamwell Centre. You can help us reach this goal by simply Buying a Brick - you can choose a name, business, logo or event, which will be printed on a brick which will be...

Build update June 2019

Build update June 2019

Exciting times here at The Chamwell Centre(click for video)! Building work continues in earnest with all foundations now in place. The concrete structure of the pool is complete and today, contractors SpellerMetcalfe took delivery of the Glulam beams for the pool...

Buy-A-Brick…and help to build The Chamwell Centre

Buy-A-Brick…and help to build The Chamwell Centre

We aim to raise £75,000 from our Buy a Brick appeal towards the £5.1million needed to build The Chamwell Centre. You can help us reach this goal by simply Buying a Brick - you can choose a name, business, logo or event, which will be printed on a brick which will be...

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