Charity workers find their place in the learning disability sector
Ryan and Newman came to Hft from different lines of work. They now spend their days supporting adults with learning disabilities to live the best life possible.
Hft service celebrates ‘Good’ rating from Care Quality Commission
One of our services in Oxfordshire is celebrating after recently being rated Good and described as "exceptionally caring" by CQC.
Hft awarded Centre of Excellence status for exemplary training
Centre of Excellence status is awarded to providers with the best learning and development programmes in the adult social care sector.
Accessible allotment group embarks on new venture
Newcastle's Happy Diggers allotment group is set to provide a range of seasonal fruit and vegetables to a local business.
Government must ensure that trainers with learning disabilities are fairly rewarded for their time
Hft responds to the government's consultation on mandatory provision of learning disability and autism awareness training.
Celebrity lunch raises over £10,000 for Hft
A fundraising event featuring TV superstar Valerie Singleton has raised over £10,000 for our day opportunities service in Bedfordshire!
Hft submits evidence for inquiry into the professionalisation of the social care workforce
Hft warns that reducing investment into learning and development is having a detrimental effect on the social care sector.
Career changer spends over a decade at Hft
After training as an accountant, Jane joined Hft in search of a more fulfiling career. Twelve years later she's still loving her role.
“Access to information is not the same as data being accessible”
Hft has responded to a consultation by the National Data Guardian, by calling for information to be consistently provided in accessible formats.
Kent service raises funds for outdoor renovations
Our service in Lympne is raising money for major outdoor renovations by holding a fashion show and Easter egg hunt this April.