Filtered by month: June

This week, do something to help a child make a new friend

Thursday 23 June 2016 /
Learning Disability Week

This year’s Learning Disability Week, which runs until Sunday 26 June, is themed around friendships and relationships.

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Beating isolation…by helping children make friends

Thursday 23 June 2016 /
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One of the biggest positive impacts for disabled children who attend our services is when it comes to their friendships.

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Khakan Qureshi - Celebrate guest speaker

Wednesday 22 June 2016 /
Celebrate - Khakan

Khakan is the founder of Finding a Voice, a group for South Asian LGBT men and women in the Birmingham area.

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New research reveals that spending time with friends makes Londoners smile most

Wednesday 22 June 2016 /
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Three in five Londoners (60 per cent) picked seeing friends as the number one reason for bringing a smile to their faces

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Teenager is the voice of national campaign

Tuesday 21 June 2016 /
Megan in recording studio

Megan has lent her voice to a Wrigley TV ad campaign to raise money to create oral health workshops across the UK.

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Sainsbury's local charity of the year nomination

Tuesday 21 June 2016 /
Sainsburys local charityof the year 2016

Sainsbury’s stores across the country have shortlisted 22 of our services to become their charity of the year 2016/7.

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Young Ambassador Workshop Day

Monday 13 June 2016 /
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12 of our young people were invited to get together, have some fun, and to learn more about being a Young Ambassador.

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The Slime Bucket Challenge

Monday 13 June 2016 /
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The Slime Bucket Challenge is the latest, fun, messy way to donate to charity. Join in!

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Gloucestershire teen celebrates Queen’s birthday in style at Patron’s Lunch

Sunday 12 June 2016 /
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Read about Hannah's experience at the Patron's Lunch

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Update from Tikka's voyage

Friday 10 June 2016 /
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We've caught up with the Pointon family on their epic voyage around the UK in their boat 'Tikka'

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