WorkFit employers share their experience at North West Conference

One of the great benefits of attending a regional WorkFit Conference is the chance to hear directly from employers and their employees. At the recent 2018 North West Conference we had the pleasure of hearing presentations from several employers from across the North West. They spoke about their positive experiences of employing candidates, through WorkFit, […]

Celebrating the Success of WorkFit North West

A year after she joined the DSA’s WorkFit team, Employment Development Officer (EDO) Fran Austin was thrilled to welcome candidates, parents, employers and professionals to the Revolution bar at Deansgate Locks, Manchester, for a celebration of WorkFit North West. Last month’s event gave Fran a chance to highlight what she has achieved in the last […]

Down2Earth – September Meeting

The meeting this month was about Healthy Living.  Firstly, we caught up with everyone’s news after the summer break, swapping stories of our holidays, our work and all the fun things we’d been up to. We had a quick reminder about the group rules including one about respecting our environment and the lovely building which […]

Our Voice Our Choice – September 2018 Meeting

What we did in the Summer ‘I did a lot of Samba’ ‘I went on holiday to Portugal, drank pina colada and had a massage’ ‘I had a great summer visiting Scotland, Vietnam and Malaysia’ ‘I enjoyed visiting mum, dad and my sister. We went on walks with the dog.’ ‘I loved going to Bali […]

Meet William…

William has kindly written us a guest blog telling us about his swimming and other hobbies… Hello my name is William Reed, I am 24 years old and live in south west London. I am a very keen swimmer and currently swim for Down’s Syndrome Team GB, who have just returned back from the 2018 […]