Increasing racial diversity and inclusion in Learning Disability Wales

At Learning Disability Wales we want to make sure that our organisation represents and includes people from all cultures and backgrounds. Our Chief Executive Officer, Zoe Richards is pleased to sign up to ACEVO’s eight principles to address the diversity deficit in charity leadership. We want to ensure that we embed these principles within our … Continued

Covid-19: Top tips on communicating with people with learning disabilities

With updates on the Covid-19 pandemic provided daily, the sheer volume of information has been challenging for most people to digest, but more so for people with learning disabilities. However, as communication is a basic human need and right, despite the many challenges of communicating this complex information, it’s important that people invest the time … Continued

Keeping people digitally connected during Covid-19

When the Covid-19 lockdown started in March in Wales this year many people were worried about not being able to talk and connect with other people in the ways we were used to, both in terms of work and personal life. Simon Rose looks at what success has been made connecting people during the lockdown … Continued

Introducing Taylor Florence, our new Administrative Assistant

We are delighted to have welcomed three new people to our staff team recently. This week we have been hearing from them all, and we continue today with Taylor Florence, who works on our easy read and administration teams. “I’m so glad to be part of Learning Disability Wales. I feel proud to be working … Continued

We must protect human rights in the coronavirus crisis

The coronavirus has changed our society very quickly and those changes are going to last for a very long time. We must make sure that the human rights of disabled people don’t fall by the way-side in this process   What coronavirus has shown us about our society We are currently facing the biggest societal … Continued

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