Customers from a group of our learning disability schemes in Essex came together recently to enjoy tea and cake to celebrate Dignity Action Day.
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At this time of year we’re used to hearing about angels of the celestial type. But much less often do we get told of a real angel – but there’s one in Southend on Sea!
Tracie, below, works in the Southend Outreach service within Care and Support. This service supports around 5,000 customers each year with
"We like the fact that people may feel happy if they find a stone, we might cheer someone up if they feel down."
Staff and customers came together at two events to learn more and have fun.
Reachout is Peabody’s twice-yearly care and support magazine, bringing you the latest news about events and projects in London and the South East.
The latest edition includes articles about:
- Pioneer House, a new support scheme for people with learning difficulties
- St Paul’s Staging post, a service for people who find themselves suddenly homeless
- Sports day at
One of our HIA customers from Kent shared his experiences at National Conference to demonstrate how these kind of services can help turn people’s lives around.
A group of customers from a supported housing scheme in London recently took part in peer support training sessions.
The aim of Starts at Home is to help persuade the Government to ensure that every person who needs extra support has a home that meets their needs.
Customers from our Avalon Care Home recently got competitive when they took part in the local Lions Club Midsummer Sports Day.
Customers from the Avalon Care Home in Essex recently put their baking skills to the test raising money for the Red Cross.