Charity steps up to present findings of MP poll at academic conference
Hft's Public Affairs and Policy Manager has presented the findings of research examining how politicians judge others by their footwear.
Devon couple fund support service for family carers
Hft has received a donation that will allow it to continue supporting those who care for family members with learning disabillities.
Hft welcomes the reappointment of Matt Hancock as Secretary of State for Health and Social Care
Hft has welcomed the news that Matt Hancock has kept his role as Secretary of State for Health and Social Care following a Cabinet reshuffle.
Local partnership calls on employers to share their expertise
Flintshire's Project SEARCH initiative is calling on local organisations to offer job opportunities or internships to people with learning disabilities.
“A sector out of options” – providers resort to offering care to fewer people to manage spiralling costs
Newly published research by Hft reveals that the number of social care providers who have been forced to cut support has doubled in the last 12 months.
Support worker performs lifesaving first aid
When someone she was supporting needed help, Angela's training kicked in and she was able to perform lifesaving first aid.
Hft responds to Queen’s Speech
Following today's Queen's Speech, Hft has issued a response calling for talks that will deliver a financially sustainable solution for the sector.
New charity venture opens in Flintshire
Flint locals are being invited to shop a little differently this festive season, where a new charity venture selling handcrafted goods has opened.
Learning disability group give their views on expansion plans at Luton airport
People with learning disabilities have been ensuring their voices are heard by sharing their views on Luton Airport's consultation plans.
First friendship and dating agency for adults with learning disabilities or autism to launch in Flintshire
A friendship and dating agency that will support people with learning disabilities to develop and sustain new relationships is set to open in Flintshire.