Volunteers’ Week: Mark’s story

Mark became a Rowan volunteer two years ago, and has helped out in various areas including transport, drama and ceramics. With his own interest in arts as a painter, and a diploma in teaching adults with learning disabilities, Rowan was a perfect fit. ‘It’s a very happy place,’ says Mark. ‘I love it. The staff […]

Volunteers’ Week: John’s story

As Volunteers’ Week continues, today we’re sharing John’s story and saying ‘Thank you!’ John was one of the three people who founded Rowan in 1984. He then spent about 30 years as a committee member, before deciding to take a step back. Since John wanted to keep in touch, he decided to volunteer for Rowan. […]

Cambridge Half Marathon places available for Rowan supporters

Rowan is delighted to have 5 Charity places available for the Cambridge Half Marathon on Sunday 17th October 2021! The Cambridge Half Marathon route will take you on a beautiful route through the city of Cambridge, passing many historic landmarks including two iconic colleges of the University of Cambridge. Whether this is your first half […]

Volunteers’ Week: Rosie’s story

In celebration of Volunteers’ Week, we want to share Rosie’s story with a heartfelt thank you for all her support. Rosie joined Rowan as a volunteer six years ago, and has since helped out with the drama, music and textile groups. She says ‘I just love the whole atmosphere, it’s incredibly friendly and supportive. The […]