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Bristol support workers innovate to provide vital care for people with learning disabilities

May 27, 2020

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Bristol support workers innovate to provide vital care for people with learning disabilities

From maximising outdoor space to streaming concerts at home, our Bristol staff team has been working creatively to provide excellent care.

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Smarthouse showcasing personalised technology solutions opens in Bristol

September 17, 2019

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Smarthouse showcasing personalised technology solutions opens in Bristol

A purpose-built Smarthouse showcasing a range of personalised technology used to support people with learning disabilities is on display in Bristol.

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Buddy scheme is a hit for Bristol volunteer

June 3, 2019

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Buddy scheme is a hit for Bristol volunteer

This Volunteers' Week, Hft is celebrating dedicated volunteers including Valerie, who gives up her time to support people in Bristol.

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“I don’t know where I’d be without Hft” – people with learning disabilities star in Sky News Budget Day coverage

November 8, 2018

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“I don’t know where I’d be without Hft” – people with learning disabilities star in Sky News Budget Day coverage

Sky News filmed at Hft's Bristol service during this year's Budget announcement. Coverage included interviews with people we support, Robert Longley-Cook and a family member.

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MP invited to walk in the shoes of people with learning disabilities

September 19, 2018

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MP invited to walk in the shoes of people with learning disabilities

Labour MP Thangam Debbonaire has visited her local Hft service to learn what life is like for people with learning disabilities.

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Support worker cycles to Poland to raise funds for Hft Bristol & Bath

August 15, 2018

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Support worker cycles to Poland to raise funds for Hft Bristol & Bath

A support worker has cycled more than 1,000 miles to raise vital funds for a sensory room to be built at the learning disability service where she works.

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Volunteers bring new life to garden for people with learning disabilities

November 13, 2017

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Volunteers bring new life to garden for people with learning disabilities

A team of big-hearted volunteers took a day out of the office to regenerate the garden at Hft's Bristol learning disability service.

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