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We're just updating everyone with how we will be working throughout these testing times. All FANE supported groups, 1:1 mentoring and training are cancelled until further notice. This includes the Art and Dance groups with Well-Newcastle Gateshead. All...
What is Coronavirus? There has been lots of information on the news about Coronavirus. Coronavirus was first reported in China but has spread to lots of countries because of people travelling from country to country. It could be like flu and when you...
Coronavirus (COVID-19): UK government response Organisations: Department of Health and Social Care and Public Health England Coronavirus (COVID-19) is a new strain of coronavirus first identified in Wuhan City, China in December 2019. Public Health...
Overview-Coronavirus (COVID-19) Contents Overview Advice for travellers Common questions   COVID-19 is a new illness that can affect your lungs and airways. It's caused by a virus called coronavirus. These pages are for the public. There is coronavirus...
A WINNING scheme to make football more accessible to supporters with autism kicks-off in the Capital at the weekend. The A-team project has been devised by Scottish Professional Football League bosses to  enable many families to attend matches for the...
Autism is a diverse disease that causes a range of symptoms, from repetitive behaviors to extreme sensitivity to noise. This week, two separate research teams are shedding light on two different proteins that seem to play a role in causing some autism...
Simon Stevens announced that a new taskforce will be provided to make improvements in services for  children and young people with mental illnesses, autism spectrum disorder and learning disabilities. The new programme will concentrate on boosting...
The Winchester-based theatre company, which aims to transform the lives of people with learning disabilities through drama, dance, singing and film, commissioned Michelle Collard – an independent researcher and postgraduate student at the University of...
A pioneering sports challenge designed for people with learning disabilities has launched in Leicester. The Round the World Challenge, launched by Mencap, Sport England and The National Lottery, was created to tackle exclusion, isolation and to get...
Mencap and Sport England are launching their pioneering sports programme, Round the World Challenge in East Cornwall this month. The programme will support 150 people with a learning disability and tackles social isolation and exclusion by supporting...