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Hft calls on Government to plug funding gap for the health and social care sector

August 5, 2022

Press Releases

Hft calls on Government to plug funding gap for the health and social care sector

The Government must plug the long-term funding gap in social care by allocating a higher proportion of the health and social care levy to the sector, otherwise providers will struggle to meet growing demand for care in the future

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Hft launches UK’s first internship programme for adults over 25 with a learning disability

July 26, 2022

Press Releases, News, Employment

Hft launches UK’s first internship programme for adults over 25 with a learning disability

National learning disability charity Hft has launched a life-changing transition to employment programme for adults with learning disabilities and/or autism

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An interview with Andrew Collinge for our Hft 60 celebrations

July 20, 2022

Hft 60

An interview with Andrew Collinge for our Hft 60 celebrations

Andrew Collinge (Two times British Hairdresser of the Year) shares his memories of Hft as part of our 60th birthday celebrations

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Hft Reflections

July 19, 2022

Hft 60, News

Hft Reflections

As Hft prepares to celebrate its 60th Birthday, family member Richard Barber shares his memories of what the charity means to him and his family.

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Hft responds to the publication of the “Building the Right Support Action Plan”

July 18, 2022

Press Releases, News

Hft responds to the publication of the “Building the Right Support Action Plan”

Hft CEO Kirsty Matthews' statement in response to the publication of government action plan for people with learning disabilities

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