• Our Story

    Tuesday, January 23, 2018

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A Family Perspective

Dec
9

Legal Developments

Ann recently attended a Moving into Adulthood conference where she heard a very useful and interesting presentation given from a Barrister at Monckton Chambers Solicitors. He touched on some key issues and developments facing parents at the moment, such as; Children and Families Act 2014 EHC Plans Personal Budgets Local Offer Care Act 2014 Mental […]

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Nov
2

Deputyship Order – Legal

During the last year we have come across the term “Deputyship Order” more and more whereby parents have applied for this through the Court of Protection for more legal rights to make decisions for their young person once they have transitioned over to adult services. We wanted to take this moment to share this information […]

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News

Jun
2

Autism Show London

  We are thrilled to announce that not only will we be holding a stand (A13) at this year’s Autism Show London, at ExCel London on Friday 13th & Saturday 14th June, but Paul has also been invited to give a presentation on transition into adult services from a parent perspective!   Friday 13th June […]

May
16

Progress Transition Event

We are pleased to say that we will be holding a stand at this year’s Transition Event in association with Progress Magazine taking place on Thursday 22nd May in Birmingham. This is a great opportunity for young people with additional needs and their families, friends and carers to explore all aspects regarding their move into […]

Apr
9

Sheffield event – 1st May

We are pleased to say that we will be attending the Learning Disability Today conference and exhibition being held at the Hillsborough Stadium in Sheffield on Thursday 1st May. There will be an array of information on offer including an exhibition of innovative products and services for people with learning disabilities as well as a […]

Mar
18

Kidz in the Middle

We are really looking forward to holding a stand at next week’s Kidz in the Middle exhibition which is due to take place at the Ricoh Arena in Coventry on Wednesday 27th March. This is an extraordinary event hosted by Disabled Living to showcase a whole range of products and services available for children with […]

Mar
3

Autism Friendly Show

Following the success of The Lion King’s first dedicated autism-friendly performance in April last year, Disney’s The Lion King is set to present a second such performance in May 2014 at the Lyceum Theatre in London. Working closely with the National Autistic Society (NAS) The UK’s leading charity for people with autism and their families, and after following […]

Feb
24

Charity on trial for fraud

According to a report posted by Lincolnshire Echo, the Lincoln and District Mencap Chairman Peter Childs, along with his wife Alison who is the Accommodation Manager for the same service, are facing trial for allegedly stealing thousands of pounds from vulnerable people within the service. It was heard at Lincoln Crown Court last week that […]