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August 2021

Communication Induction Training at CCL

2021-08-17T16:51:01+01:00August 17th, 2021|

Today, Laura Conway, our Lead Specialist Speech & Language Therapist, held Induction Communication Training at our Grafton Centre. Laura led the group through various aspects of communication, covering the importance of being able to communicate and a range of ways to do so with our learners and residents, such as Intensive Interaction and Makaton.   [...]

July 2021

10 Year Service Awards: July 2021

2021-07-27T17:06:16+01:00July 27th, 2021|

10 Year Service Awards On Friday 23rd July, we celebrated another four members of our team reaching 10 years of service at CCL. Vikki Pryce, our Chief Executive, hosted the morning awards, accompanied by CCL’s Executive Group and tea, coffee and, most importantly, cake! For those of you who aren’t aware, we started our 10 [...]

June 2021

Learning Disability Week 2021

2021-06-24T14:46:42+01:00June 11th, 2021|

Update: Thursday 24th June As I am sure many of you know, last week was Learning Disability Week.   To celebrate, Hannah and Emma from Church View signed 'You've got a friend in me' in Makaton.   Take a look: https://youtu.be/w3lkQbbyR5U http://youtu.be/w3lkQbbyR5U Update: Tuesday 22nd June 2021 Last week was #LearningDisabilityWeek. This year it [...]

Carers Week: Celebrating Donna Shrimpton

2021-06-16T08:54:56+01:00June 11th, 2021|

This week is #CarersWeek. Carers Week occurs annually, aiming to raise awareness of caring and highlight the challenges carers face throughout the UK – particularly unpaid carers. Although, our carers are not unpaid, they go above and beyond for the young people we care for. Therefore, we couldn’t resist the opportunity to celebrate some of [...]

Carers Week: Celebrating Georgie Richards

2021-06-16T08:54:56+01:00June 10th, 2021|

This week is #CarersWeek. Carers Week occurs annually, aiming to raise awareness of caring and highlight the challenges carers face throughout the UK – particularly unpaid carers. Although, our carers are not unpaid, they go above and beyond for the young people we care for. Therefore, we couldn’t resist the opportunity to celebrate some of [...]

Carers Week: Celebrating Sarah Lofts

2021-06-16T08:54:56+01:00June 9th, 2021|

This week is #CarersWeek. Carers Week occurs annually, aiming to raise awareness of caring and highlight the challenges carers face throughout the UK – particularly unpaid carers. Although, our carers are not unpaid, they go above and beyond for the young people we care for. Therefore, we couldn’t resist the opportunity to celebrate some of [...]

CCL’s Hydrotherapy Pool is Finally Open!

2021-06-16T08:54:56+01:00June 7th, 2021|

At CCL, it has been a life-long goal to raise funds to build and open a Hydrotherapy Pool. In 2020, CCL achieved this goal. Unfortunately, due to COVID, CCL’s young people have been unable to use the pool since it was built. However, today (07/06/2021) the pool opened, allowing CCL’s learners and residents to begin [...]