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laurens-story

Lauren’s Story

Karen and I went to Blend in the middle of June where I met Donna Molyneaux. She mentioned about doing my Maths and English, and also mentioned about a two

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Mouni’s story

The Hucknall Lighthouse shop has become like family to one volunteer.

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shannons-story

Shannon’s Story

Find out more about the work of Blend Youth Project in providing young people with support and opportunities by watching Shannon’s Story. We're so proud of all Shannon has achieved!

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Who are Valley CiDS?

We are an independent Christian charity based in Derbyshire, committed to serving children, young people and families through out-reach work in schools and the wider community.

Valley CiDS (Christians Involved in Developing Society) was launched in 2000 by a group of Christians with a passion to serve, inspire and equip children, young people and families to develop their full potential in society today.

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Valley CIDS News

14th December 2018 Buy tickets for our Charity Ceilidh – Sat 2nd February 2019

Come and join us for our Charity Ceilidh on Saturday 2nd February, at Post Centre, off Market Close, South Normanton,Read more...

15th August 2018 Blend Newsletter – Summer 2018

In this issue: Alternative Education Update Animal Care Simply Sports Stepping Stones Connectec Communities Year 11 Celebration Quick Updates DownloadRead more...

2nd May 2018 Blend Newsletter – Spring 2018 Update

In this issue: Amy's Story Introducing Leanne Down on the Farm Enterprise Update Residential and Holidays Quick Updates Contact UsRead more...

14th February 2018 Blend Newsletter Winter 2017/18 Update

In this issue: Shannon's Story, Down on the Farm Enterprise Update, Year in Review, Alternative Education Update, Quick Updates, ContactRead more...

Find a Shop

Our Lighthouse and Purple Robes retail outlets are situated around Derbyshire. Use our Shop Finder to find your nearest one, or shop online.

  • 2 February 2019Charity Ceilidh

    Come and join us for our Charity Ceilidh on Saturday 2nd February, which includes a pie and peas supper! A Read more...

  • 4 February 2019Inspire Children’s Ministry Training: All Age Worship

    Be refreshed, Be equipped, Be inspired Is All Age Worship really achievable or just a myth? Can an ‘All Age’ Read more...

  • 5 February 2019Inspire Children’s Ministry Training: Helping Children Hear the Voice of God

    Be refreshed, Be equipped, Be inspired Is prayer a conversation with God or a list of requests? If God speaks Read more...

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