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Coronavirus: A message from Lifeworks

A message from Brian Harty, CEO of Lifeworks Charity: The coronavirus is having a major impact across the UK and causing anxiety to many people. As a charity, we provide support and services to vulnerable children and adults and their

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Ordinary Extraordinary Arts Festival starts to ramp up

This weekend 20 young people with learning disabilities came together as the #ordinaryextraordinary young creative team, to work with artists from Farflung Dance Theatre, the Turning Tides Project and the Theatre Royal, Plymouth. They first met participating in creative workshops

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Lifeworks present the Building Connections pilot evaluation


Lifeworks is proud to present to you the evaluation of the Building Connections pilot that ran over 3 months earlier this year. The pilot was led by Lifeworks, working within the Branchline Partnership with Dasi, The Project and Soundart Radio.

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Ordinary/Extraordinary Festival 2019 Campaign – Crowdfunding

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Today marks the first day of our 4 week Crowdfunding campaign for the Ordinary/Extraordinary Festival 2019 – and we are all SO excited! Our target is to raise £5000 in 4 weeks to enable the development of a ‘wholly inclusive’

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Breaking the Barrier 2019

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Breaking the Barrier 2019, FREE outdoor pursuits for learning disabled young people and their families, launches Sunday 12 May with Surfing at Saunton, then in in June we’ve got Cycling, Surfing AND for the very first time in the Breaking

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February Half Term Holiday Project Programme

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Lifeworks Holiday Project Spring Half Term Programme 18th–21st February 2019 For learning disabled young people 12 and over. Our 4 day activity programme will provide participants the opportunity to: CONNECT, BE ACTIVE, TAKE NOTICE, KEEP LEARNING & GIVE. For more

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Kool Club Winter/Spring 2019 Programme


Lifeworks Kool Club Winter / Spring 2019 Programme January-April 2019 For learning disabled young people and young adults aged 14-25.   For more information please contact: [email protected] – 0750 0860288 Please click on images to enlarge   An inclusive Youth Club that runs

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Holiday Project Summer Programme – 2018

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All Aboard for a Weekend of Railway History

A wide variety of local young people with learning disabilities have been experiencing a number of activities in different locations along the South Devon Railway’s Train Line. This coming weekend – Saturday and Sunday 1-2 September – will see the

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Lifeworks Holiday Project receives funds from local Freemasons

Every Spring and Autumn Freemasons from all parts of Devon meet to give support totalling in excess of £50,000 to local charities & organisations throughout the county who are in need of assistance, and Lifeworks was nominated, specifically in support

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