As you may already be aware, we have just launched our ‘Let’s talk about Relationships and Sex’ training resource. To launch this exciting new resource we will be hosting two study days, one in London and one in Devon. These FREE study day is for those who have purchased, or thinking about purchasing the ‘Let’s […]
We shared our news and we talked about Christmas. We talked about where we live. Some of us live at home with our families. Some of us live in supported living – on our own or with friends. Some of us have started thinking about leaving home. Some of us had seen the programme on […]
It was lovely to see so many members after the Christmas break! We caught up with all our holiday news of family gatherings, meals out and even a holiday to Goa! Our topic for the day was Housing and Where We Live. Firstly, we watched a DSA video from our Supported Living Film Series. We […]
We’d like to say a huge thank you to everyone who supported our Christmas Raffle at the end of last year by buying and selling tickets. We raised over £15,731 which is AMAZING…thank you all so much. The draw has taken place and these are the winning numbers: 1st (£2,500) – 090905 2nd (£1,000) – […]
We shared our news and we talked about our plans for Christmas We said thank you to our brilliant volunteer. We talked about the resources we helped with this year: We then talked about why we like coming to Our Voice Our Choice Here is what we said: ‘To see everyone’ ‘Being part of a […]
We told each other our news. The DSA wanted to know what we thought about school. We started by sharing our school photos, year books and certificates. Here is what we said: Work is much better than school – Work is different Liked English, Geography & History Enjoyed Food, Technology, PE, Art & Drama School […]
We were thrilled to welcome Tom Mouse, explorer, fundraiser, and star of his very own book series, to the Langdon Down Centre this week.
On Wednesday 20 November, Julian Hallett, DSA Services Development Manager, was delighted to be involved in an event launching the findings of an important research study which looked at the experiences of older parents of adults with a learning disability. The research was commissioned by New Forest Mencap and was funded by the Big Lottery […]
What a day DSA member and campaigner, Sara Pickard, had at the ‘Women of the Year Lunch and Awards’ in London! Here is what she has to say… I felt very honoured to be nominated to attend the ‘Women of the Year’ Lunch and Awards Ceremony at the Royal Lancaster Hotel in London on October […]
One of WorkFit’s most successful partnerships is with XPO Logistics, who have just won the ‘Best Employer Practice’ category at the British Association for Supported Employment (BASE) Awards 2019.