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Poppy's Pantry, Realise Futures

Learning Disabilities Framework Provider

Framework provider of day, evening and weekend activities for people with learning disabilities and autism

Coronavirus Support

Taking shopping orders to collect, phone support, free rainbow drawings for people to colour and place in shop window.

General Details

Offering a whole range of work based opportunities in a friendly and supportive retail environment.

You can gain real work experience, learn new skills for work and life, such as teamwork, travel training and independent living skills, or whatever you may need.

Things you can do:
- Work in the shop
- Cooking
- Packing/labelling
- Cleaning
- Delivery
- Re-stock shelves
- Teamwork

We offer vegetarian and vegan produce as well as gluten-free, wheat-free and dairy-free products. We sell healthy snacks, nuts, seeds, and dried fruit, as well as local fruit and vegetables and free range eggs.

To help the environment, we sell eco-friendly household products.

Every Tuesday we run a pop-up community coffee shop in St Mary's Church Centre, Woodbridge, selling hot and cold drinks, delicious homemade cakes and light lunches. The cafe is the ideal place to get together and meet other people in the community.

Realise Futures is a company operating across Suffolk and Essex combining commercial trade of products and services alongside work placements, employment and training opportunities. The primary aim of the business is to improve and promote the economic and social wellbeing of those who are disadvantaged and/or disabled.

The company is organised in three divisions, Learning, Coaching and AdviceEmployment and RF Works (six distinct social businesses). Together they provide professional and tailored opportunities that support people to realise their potential.

Who to contact

Lisa Mann
RF Works Manager
O1394 389599
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4 The Sidings
Wilford Bridge Road
IP12 1TB

Where to go

Poppy's Pantry
Units 2-6 The Sidings
Wilford Bridge Road
IP12 1TB
Area served
Ipswich, Aldeburgh, East Suffolk, Leiston, Framlingham, Wickham Market, Woodbridge, Felixstowe, Kesgrave
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Venue Website
Parking available

Days & Times

Monday - Friday
Time of day

Other details

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Conditions Supported
Autistic spectrum conditions
Communication difficulties
Health conditions
Learning difficulties
Mental health conditions
Physical disabilities
Sensory impairments

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