Category: Family and Carers

1st January 2020

“She’s got a life now, whereas before she had an existence”

That’s the view of Pamela Winks, the mother of Jo Locke who we support at the Albemarle Centre in Taunton. Jo, who has Dandy-Walker syndrome and dysphagia, has gone from strength to strength since leaving the Six Acres day centre and starting her support in a person-centred way, from a community hub. Aaron Bradbury has […]

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17th December 2019

Working in partnership with families

I remember sitting down on holiday and having this overwhelming feeling. It felt like I had a heavy backpack on, and had just taken it off for a very brief moment. It then occurred to me that I had carried this backpack continually and it was very hard to remember a time when I didn’t […]

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