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Home for Good

Published on 08.09.2021
by Choice Support

Choice Support is proud to have worked with Care Quality Commission (CQC) on their important new report, Home for Good.

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Changing lives

Published on 27.08.2021
by Jean Frampton, Employment Specialist

Choice Support Employment Specialist Jean Frampton says: "No matter how varied a person’s needs, the one thing we have in common is the desire to work, and to play an active part in our local community."

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Sarah Ill be seeing you

I'll be seeing you

Published on 13.08.2021
by CEO Sarah Maguire

CEO Sarah Maguire shares the words of Billie Holiday and remembers the loved ones we have lost during this pandemic.

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Unsung heroes

Published on 28.07.2021
by Lisa Harvey-Matthew, Regional Operations Manager

Who else stood on their doorstep clapping for the NHS heroes and also feeling like a hero, but without the recognition?

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How can this be so?

Published on 09.07.2021
by CEO Sarah Maguire

CEO Sarah Maguire talks about the steps we are taking to close health inequalities between the general population and those with learning disabilities, autism, and mental health needs.

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Creative curiosity

Published on 18.06.2021
by CEO Sarah Maguire

Our CEO Sarah Maguire shares how we can be creative in all areas of our lives "and in doing so create more opportunities for us all to be happier at work."

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Inside out

Inside out

Published on 16.06.2021
by Choice Support

Art therapist Evelyn Pelayo talks about human connection through the power of art and introduces her new art group Inside Out.

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Be more blueberry

Be more blueberry

Published on 14.06.2021
by Choice Support

The power of art and creativity in the support of adults with learning disabilities can be found in much of our work at Choice Support. One hub of creative activity is our Jubilee House service where people we support have formed as a group of artists embarking on setting-up their own social enterprise.

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Chris helps to save lives

Published on 02.06.2021
by Choice Support

During the pandemic, Chris seized an opportunity to become a volunteer vaccinator, which is a first step towards pursuing his dream career.

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It's time to say thank you

Published on 31.05.2021
by Choice Support

During this extremely difficult year, volunteers have continued to offer their time and skills for the benefit of others. It’s time to say a big thank you for the huge contribution they make.

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Exploring meat free alternatives

Published on 25.05.2021
by Choice Support

What do people with a learning disability think about eating meat? Read about the findings of our study, sponsored by Quorn. 

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Becoming a domestic goddess

Published on 18.05.2021
by Choice Support

Unfortunately Catherine was becoming labelled as someone challenging to support. It never really suited her to live with other people and she was evicted several times, spending many years living in a respite unit.

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