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Taking steps towards an autism-friendly workplace

20 March 2018

A team of people at EDF Energy in Crawley attended a presentation by Danielle Prendergast of The Disabilities Trust, about the types of adaptations they can make in their workplace to enable an employee with autism to work in an office successfully.

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Mother's Day cards with a difference

15 March 2018

The service users at Eastbourne's Shinewater Court are a creative bunch and were busy making Mother's Day cards with the help of volunteers from Tesco in the Langney Shopping Centre.

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Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust Outcome Report 2017

14 March 2018

The Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust (BIRT) is proud to be one of the very few specialist brain injury providers which publishes its outcomes and we have now released our latest Outcome Report 2017.

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Latest news from annual networking event

14 March 2018

Dr Brian O’Neill, consultant from Graham Anderson House in Glasgow, gave a keynote speech at the at the British Psychological Society’s Division of Neuropsychology’s Annual Networking Event.

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The Disabilities Trust leads the way on gender pay

07 March 2018

Initial analysis for the year to the end of April 2017 reveals that The Disabilities Trust had a small negative gender pay gap. This means that, against the national trend for all employers and for the third sector, women earned slightly more than men.

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The Woodmill service users take up swimming

02 March 2018

Service users at the Woodmill, in Devon, wanted to take up therapeutic swimming lessons. The exercise within the swimming pool helped with relaxation and all the service users enjoyed the experience.

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A flipping good time!

02 March 2018

Service users and staff were treated to a musical treat during their St David's Day celebrations and also made the most out of Pancake Day with their own home made delights!

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Pamper evening at Jane Percy House

02 March 2018

After realising that there was a busy time ahead service users and staff at Jane Percy House decided that they would hold a Prosecco & Pamper evening as a little treat for everyone. And why not?

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Wonderful achievements at The Maples

02 March 2018

A round up of some wonderful accomplishments from the service users at The Maples. These include a watery surprise from Fergus and some new creations from Ferenc!

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Victoria House round-up - March

02 March 2018

Here is a round-up of activities that our service users at Victoria House have been up to during March. From baking cakes in Valentines Day celebrations to helping visitors at The Humber Street Gallery!

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