Latest news from Connect in the North



My Life My Way – Training for People with Learning Difficulties

Do you want to – Speak for yourself? Decide how you want to live? Make friends? Live a full life? This is a 30 session course for people with learning difficulties in Leeds. It starts on Thursday 18th January 2018Read On

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Valentines Planning Party – 14th February 2018

We are having a planning party on 14th February 2018 10:00AM – 2:30PM. It is for  members of Connect in the North. We are having a party on Valentine’s Day It will be to plan our work too This isRead On

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Seasons Greetings from Connect in the North

Thank you to all our members for making 2017 wonderful.  We wish everyone a Happy New Year from Connect in the North.          

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Connect in the North’s AGM and We’ve Got Pride

Congratulations to Paul Zulu for winning ‘We’ve Got Pride’ by singing ‘Wherever I Lay My Hat’ by Paul Young. All the people who entered were amazing this year. There were musicians and  impressionists. There were also people talking about whatRead On

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Fresh One – 1 day course for people who know someone with autism £95

Fresh One is a 1-day training course for people who have a family member, or work with someone, with autism. The Training is delivered by Inclusive Solutions. Find more information and a booking form here Fresh One


Free training for staff and family carers in Leeds

We run free person centred thinking training for people supporting adults with learning difficulties in Leeds. If you would like to go on our mailing list for the training email  If you work outside Leeds, and would like toRead On


New Date for Webwise – Be Safe Online

We are going to be running Webwise – Be Safe Online Training on Tuesday 20th February 2018 10:30-12:30. The session is free for people with learning difficulties who live in Leeds. The training covers – Know what to do ifRead On

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Pictures from the Through the Maze open day

Thank you for everyone who came to the Through the Maze Open Day at Connect in the North. Here are some pictures from the day.     

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Pictures from this years learning disability picnic

Here are some pictures from the learning disability picnic         


Pictures from the ‘How to find a House’ Event

Thank you to everyone who spoke and came to the ‘How to Find a House Event’ The event wouldn’t have been such a success without – Michael Camponi George Stephenson Andrew Garrick Kenneth Fletcher Jayne Knight