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End of life care for people with learning disabilities… Are we prepared?

An event from Kingston And St Georges, Faculty Of Health, Social Care And Education in partnership with the charity, Palliative Care of People with Learning Disabilities. The webinar will be of particular interest to anyone who is involved in … Read Article about End of life care for people with learning disabilities… Are we prepared?

Thank You for Coming to the Strategy Refresh Co-Production Event

Strategy Refresh Co-Production Event On Tuesday 8th September 2020 we hosted an initial online co-production event to begin to work on the Suffolk Learning’s Disability Strategy Refresh 2020. We had 50 people in attendance including … Read Article about Thank You for Coming to the Strategy Refresh Co-Production Event

Suffolk Adult Mental Health VCSE Forum

Norfolk and Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust (NSFT) are inviting all Voluntary, Community and Social Enterprise organisations, those providing support around Adult Mental Health, to a new Suffolk VCSE Forum. Meetings will be held every 2 months. The … Read Article about Suffolk Adult Mental Health VCSE Forum

Find Out More: Supporting the Wellbeing of Families and Carers of People with a Learning Disability

Turning Point have produced a Find Out More guide which provides wellbeing support for families and carers of people with a learning disability . If you are interested in knowing more, this guide will help you consider: Why looking after our … Read Article about Find Out More: Supporting the Wellbeing of Families and Carers of People with a Learning Disability

Personalising digital tools for people with learning disabilities. An online event from The King’s Fund

Supporting individuals with learning disabilities to access the care for their needs comes with a number of challenges. But could we finally put the people using services at the heart of planning and delivery with the use of technology? Join The … Read Article about Personalising digital tools for people with learning disabilities. An online event from The King’s Fund

Making our Voice Count – How your feedback helps make change happen

Over the last few months Suffolk User Forum have been speaking to many of their members on a regular basis and continuing to gather and report on feedback about mental health services during the pandemic. Suffolk User Forum are now producing … Read Article about Making our Voice Count – How your feedback helps make change happen

Dogs Squad dream finally takes shape as it prepares for first clients in Christchurch Park

Originally posted on: https://www.ipswichstar.co.uk/news/dogs-squad-to-open-1-6810046 Volunteers Sean Moore, Terry Stannard-Smith, Steven Gooch and Joel Mayo with owner Lisa Correll and Remi the dog. The Dog Squad creche in Christchurch park is … Read Article about Dogs Squad dream finally takes shape as it prepares for first clients in Christchurch Park

New help on offer for disabled people working from home during the pandemic

Disabled people can now benefit from financial support to work from home, thanks to an extension to the Access to Work scheme. Those working from home or in the workplace with a disability will benefit from extra help, thanks to an extension of … Read Article about New help on offer for disabled people working from home during the pandemic

WorkReady resource 5 – Writing a job application – an easy-read guide

Introducing #WorkReady – a collaborative project between Ace Anglia, Norfolk & Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust and Thinklusive. Together with people with a learning disability and / or autism, we co-produced easy-read resources to encourage people … Read Article about WorkReady resource 5 – Writing a job application – an easy-read guide

COVID-19 guidance: Can I share a private vehicle with someone from another household?

Can I share a private vehicle with someone from another household? The Suffolk Learning Disability Partnership have created easy-read guidance about the latest Coronavirus rules. You can download the booklet below. Full guidance: You … Read Article about COVID-19 guidance: Can I share a private vehicle with someone from another household?

WorkReady resource 4 – Applying for a job in the NHS

Introducing #WorkReady – a collaborative project between Ace Anglia, Norfolk & Suffolk NHS Foundation Trust and Thinklusive. Together with people with a learning disability and / or autism, we co-produced easy-read resources to encourage people … Read Article about WorkReady resource 4 – Applying for a job in the NHS

What is Elective Home Education?

SENDIASS free online session, supported by Suffolk's Lead Home Education Consultant, explaining what Elective Home Education involves. About this Event SENDIASS is offering an online hour-long session for parents, supported by Suffolk's Lead … Read Article about What is Elective Home Education?

Back to School – what you need to know in Suffolk

Suffolk SENDIASS have updated their Back to School video which aims to help parents, carers and young people prepare for the return to school in September. The video looks at what the government expects regarding attendance, safety measures, the … Read Article about Back to School – what you need to know in Suffolk

Wonderful work from artists supported by @suffolk_artlink ...

You can now download some pictures that help describe ypur reasoning for not wearing a face covering when out and about. Link in bio. ...