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Protecting human rights during the pandemic

Published on 07.04.2021
by Helen Choudhury, Diversity and Inclusion Manager and Sarah Maguire, CEO

Covid-19 discriminates against all people who have long term support needs.

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An online love story

Published on 31.03.2021
by Sara Dean, Homes Manager

Paige and Oliver are a young couple, who are both supported by Choice Support. Sara Dean, Choice Support Homes’ Manager in Cheshire, tells us about supporting Paige and Oliver to keep in touch during these difficult times.

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Transgender day of visibility

Published on 30.03.2021
by Helen Choudhury, Diversity and Inclusion Manager

Discrimination against transgender and gender non-conforming individuals makes expressing their true gender identity difficult.

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Digital Lifeline – a project to connect people

Published on 26.03.2021
by Choice Support

We are pleased to be partnering with the Digital Lifeline project to improve access to technology for people with learning disabilities.

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We're committed to anti-racism

Published on 21.03.2021
by Helen Choudhury, Diversity and Inclusion Manager

Helen Choudhury, our Diversity and Inclusion manager, tells us about her aims as she launches Choice Support’s Anti-racism statement of intent.

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Celebrating women

Published on 11.03.2021
by Choice Support

For International Women's day and Women's History month, we asked women in Choice Support to share their achievements and celebrate the women who have inspired them.

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International Women's Day

Published on 08.03.2021
by Choice Support

To celebrate the achievements of women in social care, we asked inspirational women in our organisation to share what they are most proud of.

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Companionship, love and intimacy

Published on 25.02.2021
by CEO Sarah Maguire

We all need companionship, love, and intimacy, but for people identifying as LGBTQ+, there can be additional barriers to overcome.

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We are who we are

Published on 12.02.2021
by CEO Sarah Maguire

CEO Sarah looks at why it can be difficult for some people in the LGBTQ+ community to be themselves at work.

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Having a seat at the table

Published on 01.02.2021
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Jennifer looks back over “dark and challenging” times nine years ago when she woke up unable to walk. Since then, she has become an active spokesperson for disabled people.

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What are days for?

Published on 29.01.2021
by Sarah Maguire, Chief Executive

Our CEO, Sarah Maguire, reminds us what days were like before the pandemic, and how we can make the most of each day in lockdown.

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Off to a flying start

Published on 19.01.2021
by Choice Support

Ryan has always been interested in a career in aerospace, and over the lockdown in March 2020 he took a first step towards his future.

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