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910, 2020

How We’re Adapting to Meet People’s Needs

October 9th, 2020|Categories: Blog|0 Comments

by Lisa Wild The last few months have been really tough and lockdown restrictions have had a huge impact on the lives of vulnerable people across the country, including many of the people supported by LD:NorthEast. Being able to meet up with support networks and take [...]

1906, 2020

Let’s Talk Loneliness

June 19th, 2020|Categories: Blog|0 Comments

by Lisa Wild Most of us will feel lonely at some point in our lives and in this current period of self-isolation and social distancing we are much more likely to experience feelings of loneliness because we’re missing out on our regular social contact. This week [...]

206, 2020

What I Get Out Of Being A Volunteer

June 2nd, 2020|Categories: Blog|0 Comments

by Brenda Boyd Many years ago when I graduated I had no real idea of what I wanted to do beyond “I want to be useful.” I ended up working in marketing, advertising and public relations and, yes, I was useful in helping organisations publicise themselves [...]

1912, 2019

It’s What People Deserve

December 19th, 2019|Categories: Blog|0 Comments

by Jacqui Thompson Striving for the best for people who have a learning disability is what we pride ourselves on here at LD:NorthEast.  We recently had a visit from North Tyneside Council Contracts Monitoring Team who inspected us against their Quality Outcomes within our Community Outreach [...]

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