Virtual Balloon Race – across the Sahara Desert

08th August 2020

We invite you to take part in an exciting new activity – a virtual Balloon race across the Sahara desert!

Purchase your balloons which will ‘virtually’ set off from Timbuktu across the Sahara Desert on Saturday 8th August at 12pm

Design your own balloon – you can pick the shape, colour, pattern, helium content, rubber thickness and even give it a name!

You can track your own personally designed balloon throughout the race – it’s great for children to join in

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Transitions Without Tears

06th August 2020

2020 has been a year of massive upheaval and stress for everyone with changes we have never lived through before.

How can we use the best of our skills, abilities and knowledge of those we love to help us all get into new classes, new schools, new universities, new homes and a new reality in a way that builds our skills and strengths so we can cope with change better in an uncertain future?

This webinar will give you strategies and tools to help manage transitions without tears.

Date: 6 August 2020

Time: 10 - 11:30am

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PAN Disability Football

31st July 2020

We are pleased to announce 16+ PAN Disability Football Summer Sessions, in association with Cheadle and Gatley JFC.

Starting Friday 31 July 2020 from 5-6pm.

Sessions will be held at Cross Roads, Heald Green, SK8 3LW and will continue for five weeks.

To book your place and to receive further information, please email Wesley at


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#MakingSensoryOfItAll Art Competition

20th July 2020

#makingsensoryofitall art competition with Seashell Trust

Your chance to win a £20 Amazon voucher

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Sleep Success: One Day Workshop delivered remotely

18th June 2020

Sleep Success

This is a one day workshop offering an introduction into the behavioural approach to sleep.  We are offering the workshop on 18 June 2020, 9.30am-2.30pm.

The workshop is held at Seashell Trust, Stanley Road, Cheadle Hulme, SK8 6RQ.


We also offer...

Sleep Clinic

Seashell Trust's sleep clinics offer one-to-one intervention over a five week period supported by our qualified practitioner.


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Webinar with SEND barrister, Steve Broach

Virtual SEND Covid-19 Session

17th June 2020

Introducing a recording of the SEND Covid-19 webinar with SEND barrister, Steve Broach - focussing on young adults aged 18-25 years.


SEND barrister, Steve Broach, will set out the key legal duties in these areas for children and young people respectively and will focus on how these duties have been altered by the Coronavirus Act 2020 and other legal responses to the current pandemic.

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Virtual SEND Covid-19 Session

10th June 2020

Introducing a recording of the SEND Covid-19 webinar with SEND barrister, Steve Broach - focussing on children aged 0-17 years. 

SEND barrister, Steve Broach, will set out the key legal duties in these areas for children and young people respectively and will focus on how these duties have been altered by the Coronavirus Act 2020 and other legal responses to the current pandemic.

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The Strictly Lockdown Quiz

16th May 2020

We should have all been coming together on Saturday 16 May for a night of glitz and glamour at Strictly Seashell 2020, however due to the pandemic we have had to postpone Strictly Seashell until March 20th, 2021.

Make Events and Gethin Jones were due to be hosting Strictly Seashell for us again this year so they have kindly decided to come together to bring the guests, dancers and supporters together and raise valuable funds for Seashell Trust in the form of a virtual Lockdown Strictly Seashell Quiz.

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Strictly Seashell

16th May 2020

**** UPDATE ****

Strictly Seashell will now take place on Saturday 20th March 2021


Strictly Seashell - back for 2020!  Save the date!

After the hugely successful Strictly Seashell in 2019, the fab-u-lous event returns in 2020. 

The event is to take place at the fabulous Hilton Manchester Deansgate on Saturday 16th May 2020.

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Deaf Awareness Week 4-10 May

10th May 2020

Deaf Awareness Week is taking place 4 – 10 May 2020, raising awareness and challenging perceptions of hearing loss and deafness across the UK.

As part of Seashell’s Deaf Awareness Week campaign, Seashell’s British Sign Language Tutor, June Battye has challenged Seashell's staff and supporters to develop their British Sign Language skills or to refresh existing skills by learning how to sign ‘I Can Sing a Rainbow’.

Rainbows have become a sign of hope amid the coronavirus crisis and we hope to bring Team Seashell and our community together to celebrate our campaign.

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FREE Online Signing Classes for Children - FULLY BOOKED

06th May 2020




Seashell Trust are offering FREE online home schooling signing classes for children, starting on Wednesday 6 May 2020.

The classes are part of an 8-week course designed especially for children.  Each class will last 30 minutes. 

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The 2.6 Challenge

26th April 2020



Seashell Trust calls on supporters to join The 2.6 Challenge from Sunday 26 April

Seashell Trust, like so many charities across the UK, has been hugely impacted by the cancellation of thousands of fundraising events due to Covid-19.

In response, the organisers of the biggest mass participation sports events across the country have come together to create a new campaign to raise vital funds to help our fundraising and save the UK’s charities.

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