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    Tuesday, January 23, 2018

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A Family Perspective

Jan
15

HFHC 10th Anniversary!

2015 marks a special anniversary for Home From Home Care, as we celebrate 10 years of making a difference to the lives of individuals with learning disabilities and complex needs. In 2005, we opened our first Home “The Old Hall” in Fiskerton, supporting 7 individuals with learning disabilities. We have now opened 5 ‘Micro Communities’ […]

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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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News

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 […]

Nov
4

Fulfilled Days

We came across an article on the USA Today website which highlights a work incentive set up in California, USA by parents for their adult children with Autism. These parents have got together and set up various social enterprises to employ their children by creating bespoke jobs which play to their own personal strenghts, i.e. […]