Click the picture below to see the latest newsletter from Vale Royal Disability Services.
Click the image above to see the December newsletter from Vale Royal disability Services.
The Huffington Post has published an article on autism and the health care system. Rather that a society being judged on how it treats its prisoners, we should look at how its medical system treats the most vulnerable patients. See more here.
Skillshare is a project which brings charities together with the business sector, partnerships which benefit both sides. We registered an interest with Skillshare because we felt that there may be businesses from which we could learn and who may find it rewarding to be associated with Friends for Leisure. We were delighted when Denis […]
The NSPCC has launched The Underwear Rule campaign to help parents talk to their children about sexual abuse. The campaign offers materials for parents to download and comes as a new online YouGov poll shows that half of parents of 5 – 17 year olds surveyed had never spoken to their children about the issue.
Information has just come through about the Transition Information Network which provides information about the transition process that is useful to disabled young people, parents/carers and professionals. You can see their latest newsletter by clicking the picture.
Contact a Family have produced a new guide for fathers of children with a disability.
This leaflet gives some tips for health professionals who may come across people with learning disabilities. It may be of interest to parents and carers who support people with learning disabilities to share with professionals.
Ambitious About Autism have sent over their latest newsletter, which includes a detailed account of life with autism written by Jack. “I have always thought about autism as being a different language to English“
Mary, one of our volunteers, wanted to improve her CV and university application and came to Friends for Leisure to see volunteering with us would help. She has said recently, “I applied for university and in my application I mentioned FFL- I was questioned a lot about this in interview and it undoubtedly helped me get a place […]