Local Offer
Services for children and young people in Northamptonshire (aged 0-25) with special educational needs and disabilities.

Central England People First

Type of service:
Forums And Support Networks
Address:
Eskdaill Street, Eskdaill House, Kettering, Northamptonshire, NN16 8RA
Telephone number:
01536 515548
Service description:
WHAT WE DO
Running and controlling our own organisation
We have our own committee meetings to talk about how we run our organisations.

We make the decisions.

Conferences
We get invited to a lot of conferences to talk about what we do. We go all over the world.

Research
We get money to find out about the lives of people with learning difficulties.

ADVOCACY WORK
We help people speak up about things like if they want to move. We help to get support people at their reviews
so they can say what they want.

Partnership Board
This is a big meeting with lots of people that make a lot of decisions about our services. We have a voice here.

Social nights
We go out to different pubs, meals and we enjoy
karaoke.

WE WANT YOU TO:
To learn new skills.
To grow and become more confident.
To learn how to work in a team.
To learn to speak up for other people and for yourself.
To learn how to train other people.
To help us do our work and our research projects.
To decide how you want to spend your personal budget.
To have a say in how services are run in your area.
To tell the National Forum of People with Learning
Difficulties how you feel about the Government’s
policies.

WHAT WE CAN OFFER YOU:
Office skills.
Computers.
Telephones.
Meetings, share your ideas.
Working with a charity which is controlled by you.
A chance to be on our Management Committee.
Learn to be a advocate, speaking up for others.
Help look for a job.
To be a part of a team.
Gain more confidence.
Being a part of your community.
Help fund raise.
Cost:
Contact provider for details
Age range:
16 years - 99 years
Languages:
English
Eligibility criteria:
  • Adults With Learning Disabilities
Referral route:
  • Self Referral
Last updated on:
21/04/2017
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