Friendship and dating service supports people in Newcastle virtually

May 22, 2020

Press Releases

Friendship and dating service supports people in Newcastle virtually

Luv2meetU Newcastle has transformed its programme into a virtual timetable to keep people connected during the pandemic.

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Kathy takes on 200 mile cycling challenge for Hft

May 15, 2020

Fundraising, News

Kathy takes on 200 mile cycling challenge for Hft

Kathy, who is supported by Hft in Gloucestershire, is raising vital funds by taking on the cycling challenge of a lifetime.

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

May 11, 2020

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

From cardboard golf courses to hairdressing at home, Hft support workers in Devon have been going above and beyond to support people through the pandemic.

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Gloucestershire support staff innovate to provide vital care for people with learning disabilities

May 6, 2020

Press Releases

Gloucestershire support staff innovate to provide vital care for people with learning disabilities

Support workers at our Gloucestershire service are going above and beyond to support people with learning disabilities through the pandemic.

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Heroic support worker saves a life with first aid actions

April 6, 2020

News

Heroic support worker saves a life with first aid actions

Kevin, an Hft support worker from Newcastle, saved the life of someone he was supporting when he performed an abdominal thrust.

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“They’re all superstars” – Hft support workers praised by nurse

April 2, 2020

News

“They’re all superstars” – Hft support workers praised by nurse

An Hft support worker from Sheffield has earned praise from NHS staff for going above and beyond to support someone in hospital.

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Learning disability charity appoints new Chair of Trustees

March 27, 2020

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Learning disability charity appoints new Chair of Trustees

Amanda Bunce has been apppointed as Chair of the Board of Trustees for national learning disability charity Hft.

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Learning disability charity explores use of technology as part of social care provision

March 16, 2020

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Learning disability charity explores use of technology as part of social care provision

Research about how technology can transform the way care is delivered to people with learning disabilities has been shared at a conference in Manchester.

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Stroud man with learning disabilities makes gallery debut

March 10, 2020

Press Releases

Stroud man with learning disabilities makes gallery debut

Rob, who is supported in Gloucestershire, is showcasing twenty of his 'upside down paintings' this month.

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Hft celebrates women making a difference

March 8, 2020

News

Hft celebrates women making a difference

This International Women's Day, we're celebrating Carryann and Em - just two of the amazing women working at and supported by Hft.

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