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Additional Needs Training Information and Support

www.antis.org.uk

info@antis.org.uk

Additional Needs Training Information and Support (ANTIS) is a small local charity based in Castleford, providing training information and support to those who are responsible for the care of people with additional needs, and to health and education specialists.

Autism Plus Limited

www.autismplus.co.uk

suzanne.eusman@autismplus.co.uk

Autism Plus is a registered charity that provides a range of services to adults with autism. Its services include supported living, residential care, day provision, social enterprises as well as employment support. It currently delivers a project supporting adults with autism across Wakefield District into employment called Step Forward.

Beat Autism

www.beatautism.co.uk

beatautismuk@aol.com

Beat Autism is a not for profit community interest group that offers parent/carer support and learn groups to families who have children waiting to be diagnosed or have a diagnosis of Autism. It also offers evening activities for the whole family (Autistic child, parents and siblings).

CHANGE

www.changepeople.org

0113 242 6619

4th Floor, Calls Landing
36-38 The Calls
Leeds
LS2 7EW

CHANGE is an award winning national human rights organisation led by disabled people. We are based in Leeds and for the last twenty years have employed people with learning disabilities to work for the human rights of all people with learning disabilities. We campaign, run projects and research issues that affect the lives of people with learning disabilities. We deliver training to professionals and people with learning disabilities and we produce high quality Accessible Information in easy words and pictures to empower vulnerable adults to make choices about the issues that affect them. CHANGE has a co-working model of employment. This means that people with learning disabilities are employed to co-lead on all of our projects alongside non learning disabled colleagues. Both are paid an equal salary.

Children of Normanton Support Team

www.constandsmartclub.weebly.com

07764945007

Children of Normanton Support Team (C.O.N.S.T.) runs a children's activity group for under privileged children, ages ranging from 5 to 16 years of age. The group comprises of multi sports and arts and crafts activities. C.O.N.S.T. also assists the children to achieve their first aid certificates, Kwik cricket certificates on all levels and young leader's certificate in sport. C.O.N.S.T is currently working towards its energy club certification.

Cloverleaf Advocacy

www.cloverleaf-advocacy.co.uk

01924 438438

1st Floor
9 Wellington Road
Dewsbury
WF13 1HF

Cloverleaf Advocacy provides person centred advocacy services for people with mental health needs, people with learning disabilities, people with physical or sensory impairments, acquired brain injury, older people and carers.

CoActive Arts

coactive.org.uk

Belle Isle Christian Centre
Belle Isle Avenue
Wakefield
WF1 5JY

CoActive is an arts organisation dedicated to working with people with learning disabilities. We provide the opportunity for people in the Wakefield District to engage with the arts for fun, health, or to develop as: dancers, performers, creators, leaders and role models. Members have the opportunity to express themselves creatively, learn new skills and realise their ambitions. Our mission statement: To create a space where the unique humanity, value and potential of each person with learning disabilities is recognised, celebrated and developed. To develop the skills, talents and honour the achievements of people with learning disabilities through public performance, exhibition, training and professional development. To promote awareness and respect, locally, nationally and internationally of the value and creativity of people with learning disabilities.

DAZL Limited

www.dazl.org.uk

info@dazl.org.uk

01132 706903

Middleton Community Centre
Acre Road
Leeds
LS10 4LF

DAZL Limited is a dance and health charity which aims to reducing health inequalities and tackling inactivity through asset-based community development and dance.
Type of work: Health

Disability Sport Yorkshire

https://disabilitysportyorkshire.org/

01924 372382

Denhale Active Recreation Centre
Denhale Avenue
Wakefield
WF2 9EF

Disability Sport Yorkshire promotes sport and active recreation for disabled people.

Grace's Place

www.gracesplace.org.uk

07722568651

5 Brookdale Avenue
Gawthorpe
Ossett
WF5 9SE

Grace's Place is a community, non-profit making company set up to provide person-centred day services, in the founder's home, for adults with a variety of disabilities.

Let's Shine

www.fanfaremusic.com/lets-shine

hello@fanfaremusic.com

07595479922

Let's Shine holds monthly music workshops for children with SEND. All activities are differentiated making them as accessible as possible for all participants.

Livability

www.livability.org.uk/

info@livability.org.uk

Livability York House, Ossett is a residential care home for 20 adults with physical and intellectual disabilities.  Livability strives to transform how people with disabilities connect with their communities, promoting inclusion and wellbeing. They combine enabling support with a vibrant home life and maximise opportunities for residents to enjoy a full and independent life. Livability provides modern care services, embracing new and assisted technology and adaptations.  What makes life livable is the sum of many things: from support to signposting; mobility to freedom; education to employment; and friendship to community.