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Webwise – Training for people with learning difficulties to be safe online

Webwise – Be Safe Online Free Training for people with learning disabilities who live in Leeds Wednesday 1st August 2018 1:00PM -3:00PM Do you go on Facebook, shop online, or surf the internet? This half-day course will show you howRead On

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Learning Disability Week 2018

Find out what is happening in Leeds for Learning Disability Week on Through the Maze. Follow the link below for information Leeds Learning Disability Week                Learning disability Picnic             Read On


Women Speak to Power – a 2 day event for women with learning difficulties

11th & 12th October 2018 12.30 PM – 3.00 PM It is 100 years since women got the right to vote. We are going to celebrate this with 2 events for women with learning difficulties. On the 11th October –Read On

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Pass it on People have been sharing information since May 2015

The Pass it on People is part of Through the Maze. They share information for people with learning difficulties across Leeds. In this video they introduce themselves.

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Fresh One – Understanding People with Autism – Friday 9th November 2018

Fresh One is a 1-day training course for people who have a family member, or work with someone, with autism. Far from being simply a medical description of autism the training covers – Understanding the sensory, anxiety and movement challengesRead On


Free Person Centred Thinking 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 Our training includes – Writing Good Outcomes Person CentredRead On


Accessible Information Standard Resources

Your Health Matters have created some great resources for providers to use. Their website looks at – What is the Accessible Information Standard? What is accessible information? What is easy read? Click on the link below to go to their websiteRead On