Registered Charity No. 1138396
Co. Ltd by Guarantee 7343296
 
Oak Tree Farm provides training and supported occupation for adults with learning disabilities, in a rural environment.

The Project provides opportunity, support and encouragement for people to learn new skills and to improve their existing ones, paving  the way into sheltered employment for those people for whom this is appropriate, whilst giving purposefull occupation to others.

Oak Tree Farm is situated on a 15 acre smallholding near the village of Hilderstone and is part of the Harrowby Estate of Sandon.

MISSION STATEMENT

‘Oak Tree Farm provides a rural working environment where people with learning disabilities gain the skills, independence and confidence to take them towards an active role in society’.

 
 
The Queen's Award for Voluntary Service Presentation

The Queen's Award for Voluntary Service Presentation

The Queen's Award for Voluntary Service was presented to Oak Tree Farm Rural Project by Her Majesty's Lord-Lieutenant of Staffordshire Ian Dudson at a prestigious ceremony at Sandon Hall. Longstanding volunteer Margaret Shuker assisted by more recent volunteer Joel Paxton accepted the crystal on behalf of the charity. The certificate signed by the Queen was presented to Tony Browne, Tony is the charity's longest serving trustee. Pictures of the presentation can be seen in the gallery.

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Upcoming Closures

Oak Tree Farm Rural Project, including our Oak Leaf Tea Room, will be closed on:-
 
Friday, 7th November 2014
 
Apologies for any inconvenience.

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Oak Leaf Tea Room Christmas Arrangements - Menu & Closure

Our "Oak Leaf Tea Room" will be be serving Christmas fayre from Monday 17th November 2014 until Monday 22nd December.  Why not come along and enjoy a festive lunch.
 
If you would prefer to book then you can call our tea room directly on 01889 589030 or our general number 01889 505653.
 
The tea room will be open on Tuesday 23rd December for drinks and light refreshments only.  Lunch will not be served.
 
Click below for details of our Christmas closing dates and times.

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Queen's Award for Voluntary Service

Queen's Award for Voluntary Service

Congratulations to all our Volunteers past and present! 

Oak Tree Farm Rural Project has been selected as a recipient of the Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service. The award was officially announced by Buckingham Palace in the London Gazette on 2nd June. This prestigious award is described as the MBE for voluntary organisations.

 


 

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Holiday Closures for 2014

Click below for a full list of our holiday closing for 2014.

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Oak Tree Farm is now on Bmycharity

We now have a page on Bmycharity. They don't charge a commission meaning that we benefit even more from your donation if you use this site.

Thankyou.

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Gift Aid your donation to Oak Tree Farm

If you are kind enough to make a donation to the Oak Tree Farm Rural Project, we can reclaim tax on your donation.

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