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    Tuesday, January 23, 2018

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A Family Perspective

Sep
30

Round Table Discussion

Paul recently attended a HealthInvestor roundtable meeting with other healthcare professionals, the main topic for discussion being;  “Can the choice agenda put forward by the Coalition reshape the UK Healthcare as we know it”? With the introduction of the concept of choice to Healthcare policies, the Coalition are hoping that informed consumers will be able […]

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Jun
23

Too early for transition?

Did you know? On your child’s 18th birthday, he/she will transfer directly to adult services and the services you access i.e. respite, may not continue over?  Transition can be brutal, and it doesn’t just start from 16/17 years old… the processes can take time and, as we are sure you are aware, the fight for […]

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News

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 […]

Jan
10

Inclusion, Independence, Choice

A new show will be held this year in Manchester called the IIC Show on 14th & 15th February 2014. This is a mixed ability/disability exhibition for the general public and professionals showcasing products, services, resources and information on every aspect concerning disabilities, including healthcare, social-care, law, leisure, mobility, technologies, education…the list goes on. IIC […]

Dec
10

Xmas Xtravaganza!

  Our Voices and Cherry Tree Lodge have teamed up to organise this year’s Christmas Party for all the individuals we support across our 5 Micro-Community Homes©, where they will all be transported to the world of Narnia! With a fancy dress and mince pie competition also added into the event, our residents have been […]

Nov
25

OxFSN Information Fair – 30th November 2013

We are delighted to say that we will be supporting the OxFSN Information Fair 2013 again this year and will be there on the day to discuss future options for your child with you. OxFSN (Oxfordshire Family Support Network) is a not for profit organisation for families by families of children & adults with learning disabilities. Every year they hold […]

Nov
14

Kidz Up North

  We are really looking forward to holding a stand at next week’s Kidz Up North Event which is being held at Event City in Manchester, Thursday 21st November. This is an extraordinary event hosted by Disability Living to showcase a whole range of products and services available for children with learning disabilities, their families and […]