• Our Story

    Friday, January 23, 2015

    Watch a short film to find out a bit more about our journey into the world of care.

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A Family Perspective

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May
3

Is your school proactive?

When it comes to transition from children’s to adults service, proactivity is the key to making it as smooth a process as possible for your young person. It may seem a long way off before your young person will be leaving school, but don’t stick your head in the sand and ignore the fact that it […]

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Apr
27

Books Beyond Words

Baroness Sheila Hollins is a professor of the psychiatry of learning disability at St George’s, University of London, and has a learning-disabled child. Sheila designed and produced a series of picture books for carers, parents and teachers, after realising that many people have better visual than verbal literacy – not just people with intellectual disabilities. […]

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News

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Jul
2

The Need for Community – CSJ Report

The Centre for Social Justice – an independent think-tank – has now released their report findings on care provion for adults with learning disabilities, specifically looking at the benefits of residential care and community integration. It makes for a very interesting read! Some of the main findings showing; Accommodation – access to residential placements has […]

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May
30

Autism Show Series

Want to know more about Autism? Looking for specialist equipment/therapies/technologies for your son/daughter? Need support and advice?   The Autism Show is the place where you can find all this and much more!     There are 3 shows being held this year; London, Birmingham and Manchester. With exhibition stands showcasing everything from technologies, equipment, […]

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May
15

Kidz to Adultz South 2016

Kidz South 2016 is fast approaching and one not to miss!   We will be on stand 112, so do come and see us! We would be delighted to meet you and share our personal experiences.   Thursday 4th June Rivermead Leisure Centre Reading 9.30am – 4.30pm   There will be over 120 exhibitors offering advice and information […]

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Apr
10

Video goes viral

Bill Davis and his son, Chris, who was diagnosed with autism as a toddler, have recently become viral sensations on You Tube after a video of them recently hit 20 million views. Bill and Chris are among subjects within the book “Far From the Tree”, written by Andrew Solomon, and the promotional video for this […]

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Feb
8

Kidz to Adultz Middle

Do you live in the Midlands or surrounding area? Are you a parent, carer or family member supporting a child or young person with a disability or additional needs?   Kidz to Adults in the Middle is fast approaching and one not to miss!   We will be there this year, will you? If so, […]

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Dec
18

Guides to Legislation

Following all the recent changes to legislation with the introduction of The Care Act & Mental Capacity Act, ResCare have writen some very useful “user guides” to give an overview of what they may mean for you. This includes Education, Health & Care Plans (EHCP), Learning Disability and Work Related Benefits & Personal Budgets. Please […]