Celebrating National Apprenticeship Week

March 8, 2019

News

Celebrating National Apprenticeship Week

This National Apprenticeship Week, we're recognising the achievements of some of the brilliant apprentices we have working across Hft.

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Celebrating Valentine’s Day with Luv2meetU

February 14, 2019

Friendship & Dating, News

Celebrating Valentine’s Day with Luv2meetU

Our award winning friendship and dating agency has sparked romance and friendship far and wide. Meet Scarlett and John, who got together using the service.

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Cupid’s arrow strikes for Lorraine and Brett

February 14, 2019

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Cupid’s arrow strikes for Lorraine and Brett

We're celebrating love this Valentine's Day with Lorraine and Brett, who met four years ago and have been together ever since.

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National Safeguarding Adults Week – People we support create new resources

November 22, 2018

News

National Safeguarding Adults Week – People we support create new resources

To mark National Safeguarding Adults Week, we're celebrating the achievements of Becky, who has helped to create a new safety toolkit.

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Adults with learning disabilities feature in hate and mate crime resource video

November 19, 2018

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Adults with learning disabilities feature in hate and mate crime resource video

Three people supported at Hft Bradford have bravely shared their experiences of hate and mate crime in a new video in partnership with the NSPCC

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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

News

“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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Hft Kent staff take on 100,000 step challenge

October 8, 2018

News

Hft Kent staff take on 100,000 step challenge

Eight dedicated staff members have stepped up to a big challenge to raise hundreds of pounds for new equipment at a Hft service.

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Access to healthcare – a parent’s experiences

June 18, 2018

News

Access to healthcare – a parent’s experiences

This Learning Disability Awareness Week focuses on access to healthcare for people with learning disabilities. Family carer Madeleine Cowley shares her thoughts.

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Volunteers’ Week 2018

June 4, 2018

News

Volunteers’ Week 2018

This Volunteers' Week, we'd like to say a huge thank you to all of the volunteers who help us make a difference every day.

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Hft responds to Royal College of Nursing’s call to extend NHS pay deal to social care staff

May 15, 2018

News

Hft responds to Royal College of Nursing’s call to extend NHS pay deal to social care staff

With local authorities being the main commissioners of services in most areas, and with many providers already on a financial knife edge, the RCN’s proposals will only work if increases in wages are matched with additional government funding for local authorities to commission social care.

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