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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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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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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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Holiday Project Summer Programme 2018

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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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