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A time to breathe

Published on 14.05.2021
by CEO Sarah Maguire

As mental health awareness week comes to an end, Sarah reflects on the importance of connecting with nature and allowing ourselves to breathe.

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A sanctuary by the sea

Published on 13.05.2021
by Choice Support

Nate had been struggling with issues relating to his mental health for many years. After attending our Crisis Café, Sanctuary by the Sea, Nate has started looking forward to his future.

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From hospital to home

Published on 11.05.2021
by Choice Support

Moving from a mental health hospital to being supported in the community can be a challenging transition. The right support from an excellent care team makes all the difference in helping people to regain their confidence and independent living skills.

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First aid for mental health

Published on 10.05.2021
by Choice Support

In these challenging times protecting and promoting our own and other people’s mental health is more important than ever. Train with us online as a Mental Health First Aider.

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The power of pets

Published on 05.05.2021
by Tanya Doenges

Lockdown became a little more interesting thanks to Nylah the puppy.

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‘Great places to work’ award 2021

Published on 29.04.2021
by Choice Support

We are proud that Choice Support has been ranked 27th by Great Place to Work® UK in their Super Large category (for organisations of more than 1000 employees).

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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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