Kent woman celebrates 35 years supporting people with learning disabilities
A support worker from Kent has marked three and a half decades of supporting people with learning disabilities to live the best life possible
Hft announces newly appointed Chief Officers
Hft has appointed new Chief Charity and External Affairs, and Chief Commercial Housing Officers; Devia Gurjar and Teresa Parker.
Support Workers take a leap of faith for charity
A trio of support workers from Biggleswade will be taking to the skies dressed in Santa suits this weekend for a charity skydive in aid of the national learning disability charity, Hft.
Hft responds to the Government’s adult social care White Paper
After a lengthy wait, we welcome the publication of the Government’s White Paper on adult social care reform. However, we remain concerned about the immediate crisis the sector will face over the coming winter.
Loneliness for adults with learning disabilities not limited to lockdown according to new research
Experiences of loneliness were not limited to Covid lockdown for people with learning disabilities according to new report by Hft
Hft responds to the Comprehensive Spending Review
“It is disheartening to find social care remains largely absent from the government’s agenda. Far from an ‘age of optimism’ today’s Comprehensive Spending Review does not provide sufficient investment in the future of our sector."
Support Worker from Bishops Stortford celebrates milestone anniversary working for learning disability charity.
An Essex woman is celebrating two decades of supporting adults with learning disabilities to live the best life possible.
Launch of elearning course in Personalised Technology
Hft has launched an online training course in personalised technology to help improve quality of life for people with learning disabilities.
Council Chief Officer takes on seven day trek for people with learning disabilities in North Wales
Flintshire County Council’s Chief Officer, Neil Ayling to complete a seven day trek to raise money for people with learning disabilities.
Hft reacts to the Government’s announcement on social care reform
Kirsty Matthews, Hft CEO responds to the Government’s announcement on social care reform.