Charity news

  • Visit to Derwen College

    Derwen College welcomed  Stephen Hall ,CEO and Zanna Finnerty, Content Director, from The Makaton Charity  for a tour around the college...

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    On 09 Nov 2018 / By The Makaton Charity
  • Tutor wins national SEN award

    Karen Brownhill with Vanessa Feltz

    Makaton Tutor Karen Brownhill, who is a communication practitioner at St Giles School in Derby, has won the Teaching and Learning Support Staff category of the annual nasen awards...

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    On 05 Nov 2018 / By The Makaton Charity
  • DJ Jay is awarded citizen award

    Jake Glennon, the first Makaton Friendly DJ, has received a British Citizen Youth Award for being a key ambassador for Makaton...

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    On 05 Nov 2018 / By The Makaton Charity
  • New CEO

    Stephen Hall

    We are delighted to announce the arrival of Stephen Hall, who started as our new CEO on 23rd July.

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    On 10 Sep 2018 / By The Makaton Charity
  • Small Charity Week

    I Love The Makaton Charity because it gave my son his voice!

    In June you can help us to win up to £450 in this year’s #ILoveSmallCharities Small Charity Week competitions, which are open from 18th – 23rd June.

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    On 04 Jun 2018 / By The Makaton Charity
  • Vacancy for Executive Administrator

    Makaton symbol for office worker

    The Makaton Charity is looking for an experienced Executive Administrator to join our small and friendly team based at the Charity’s busy offices in central Farnborough, Hampshire.

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    On 17 May 2018 / By The Makaton Charity
  • Makaton Training in Farnborough

    Would you like to learn Makaton? In response to popular demand we are running Makaton Workshopst our head office in Farnborough, Hampshire...

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    On 04 Apr 2018 / By The Makaton Charity
  • Trustee vacancies

    Makaton Symbol for 'Board of Trustees of The Makaton Charity'

    We have vacancies coming up on our Board of Trustees. It would be great to have someone with a good knowledge and understanding of Makaton.

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    On 30 Jan 2018 / By The Makaton Charity
  • Outtakes from Countdown to Christmas 2017

    Children and adults prepare to sign in the Countdown o Christmas

    A massive thank you to everyone who took part in our Countdown to Christmas. To help you get through the dark days of January we’ve put together a few outtakes...

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    On 09 Jan 2018 / By The Makaton Charity