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Breaking the Barrier Application

The Cycle Challenge – New for 2018 You can download an Expression of Interest form and register your interest in joining the Breaking the Barrier Cycle team between 01 May and 01 June 2018. We are looking for: 8 learning

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Ordinary Art – Evaluation Report

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The Ordinary Art Festival 2018

In just 5 months The Young Curators shaped these responses to their brand new festival offer:   “Organised and run by young people who have shown their dedication to achieve.” “The programme was inspiring – both the range of activities and the

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It’s Coming – Ordinary Art Festival 2018

16 & 17 February, Dartington Hall   This new festival will enable you as a disabled person or non-disabled person to “come out of your shell, come out of your comfort zone.” From “retro gaming” to a steam punk masked

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Arts Award Success and iPad Thanks to The Boshier-Hinton Foundation

We’ve got some great news. The 25 young people undertaking their Arts Award through Lifeworks Community Projects have passed! Some of the awards are Explore (entry level) and some are at Bronze (Level1). The young people recently met the Arts

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Breaking the Barrier Toolkit

The TOOLKIT How to make adventure accessible for all   Lifeworks have been running Breaking the Barrier for over 11 years. Over that time we have supported over 1,200 learning disabled young people. Last year we created the Breaking the

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Breaking the Barrier Celebrates 10 Years!

This Saturday, 70 learning disabled young people and 50 of their family and friends came together to celebrate the 10 year anniversary of Breaking the Barrier – and their participation in Breaking the Barrier 2017 in style: People have helped

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Breaking the Barrier Picture Gallery 2017

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Claims.co.uk support the Lifeworks Holiday Project

We would like to say a big thank you to Claims.co.uk for making a donation of £500 in support of the Lifeworks Holiday Project. The Lifeworks Holiday Project provides activity programmes during the school holidays for learning disabled young people

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Learning disabled young people have been busy Breaking the Barrier across Devon, Torbay and Cornwall thanks to the AVIVA COMMUNITY FUND

01 July 2017 Surfing at Saunton 35 learning disabled young people and their families braved the waters to surf with the fantastic Saunton Hotdoggers – some for the first time ever. The event attracted families from Torbay, Devon, Somerset, London

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