Hft has launched a new Luv2meetU service in Newcastle!
Luv2meetU is Hft’s friendship and dating agency for adults with learning disabilities and the launch of a new branch in Newcastle has been a huge success.
Local Government Finance Settlement: Government’s £150m “does not add up”
Hft has reacted to the publication of the Local Government Finance Settlement 2018/19, in which the Government has pledged an additional £150m for the sector over the next financial year.
HRH The Princess Royal helps celebrate ‘Outstanding’ service in Gloucestershire
Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal has visited Moreton-in-Marsh to celebrate the achievements of a learning disability service which has been rated as Outstanding by the Care Quality Commission (CQC)
Charity may begin at home, but axing DfID won’t save the social care sector
Why doesn’t Hft support campaigns from various publications in the tabloid media to fund social care, such as scrapping DfID and its UK aid budget?
Hft takes on new Day and Work services contract in Flintshire
It is with great excitement that we are pleased to announce a new partnership to deliver Day and Work Opportunities in Flintshire.
Voices to be Heard make their voices heard in government consultations
Voices to be Heard are working to ensure that the experiences of adults with learning disabilities are taken into account by the government.
Barbara tells her story for Trustees Week
Barbara McIntosh, an Hft Trustee for the last ten years, shares her experiences with us ahead of Trustees Week
Meeting the challenge, growing our voice
Hft has created a series of videos, providing an update on what has been a particularly challenging year, both for Hft and for the wider social care sector.
Medals and more at the Special Olympics!
Hft athletes competing at this year’s Special Olympics in Sheffield have come away with stacks of medals and a well-deserved sense of achievement.
Volunteer Week 2017
This Volunteers Week we caught up with a few of our fantastic volunteers to find out more about what they do.