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One Trust, One Vision

New Divisions Changes to the senior posts have now been confirmed! The Mental Health team will be led by Beth Hendry, in her new role as Divisional Director and the expanded Area Manager team of Sarah Underdown, Tony Swanborough and Helen Aithchison. Claire Maine has been confirmed as Divisional Director for Learning Disabilities, supported by …

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Learning Disability Awareness Week 2019!

Learning Disability Awareness Week was celebrated from 16th  – 22nd June! At Voices4Choice, the council where people supported by Milestones come together to raise concerns/suggestions, a plan was cooked up: we would celebrate Learning Disability Awareness Week with a balloon walk. Page Park in Staple Hill was chosen as so many Milestones projects and homes …

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‘Outstanding’ celebrations

After visits from the Care Quality Commission in the Autumn time, a report published by the organisation in December revealed that both the Supported Living service, that supports individuals with learning disabilities or mental health needs to live independently, and Flaxpits House, a shared home for younger people with learning disabilities, both received an amazing …

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Lorraine hits 50 park runs!

On Saturday 9th March, a lady we support, Lorraine, completed her 50th park run at Eastville Park. She was very proud of herself, rightly so, but so was everyone around her because of this massive achievement. Staff and service users from her home attended to support her along with Heather, her previous Home Manager, and …

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Celebrating 100 years of LD nursing

Today Milestones Trust today celebrated 100 years of Learning Disability Nursing with a celebratory lunch of nurses past, present and future! Learning Disability nursing has always had significance before and during the 33 year history of Milestones Trust. Since the closure of long stay hospitals, learning disability nurses have had various roles working with the …

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