Our new support worker training has been running for a few months and Anna, one of the participants, explains how she found out about the programme and how it's going so far. Anna is a new recruit to Peabody, having come from a completely different sector before joining the Support Worker Training Programme apprenticeship. “Before I joined the programme I was working in media production as a video and podcast editor for an arts organisation along with running film production for their bi-annual festival. I had previously completed a Masters in documentary making so my background is completely different from my work at Peabody. Whilst I loved my work as I got to meet a lot of people and hear their stories, once I moved to video editing I started to feel that the work I was doing had no real impact or purpose in society and I wanted to
Peabody’s Supported Living services has become the first out of 700 providers in Essex and one of only 20 in the entire country to be awarded an ‘outstanding’ rating in all five areas during a recent Care Quality Commision (CQC) inspection of the service.
The awards are a celebration of excellence within the care sector The Great British Care Awards pay tribute to those who have demonstrated outstanding service within their field of work. Kell Byer, a support worker in
Starts at Home day is an opportunity for housing associations up and down the country to celebrate supported housing and the positive impact it makes on thousands of lives. We support the campaign and recognise
Starts at Home day is an opportunity for housing associations to celebrate supported housing and the positive impact it makes on thousands of lives. We support the campaign and recognise how supported housing helps turn lives
There's a lot of evidence that animals and pets can have a positive impact on mental health but it's not common in supported living environments. That isn’t the case at Pathways, a supported housing scheme
Customers from our Thurrock Learning Disability service enjoyed a fun-packed weekend in Centre Parcs last month. They were supported by staff to plan and save up for the trip and were then accompanied during the break by
Last year, Pathways residents created some “Happy stones” to hide around Bexhill with the hope of brightening someone’s day. This mission has certainly been accomplished! Residents of Pathways, a specialist supported housing scheme in Bexhill