Some West Yorkshire CANN Organisations
Leeds Mencap supports children and young people with a learning disability, their parents and carers, from across Leeds. We also support adults with learning disabilities. We provide support and opportunities in the following ways: Hawthorn specialist playroom: Through the playroom, very young children with additional needs are provided with specialist development support through play. The children can attend from age 0 – 3years old. They attend for one day a week from 9.30am – 2.15pm. Parents/carers stay on site and are supported by the Family Support Coordinator. The Coordinator facilitates parents/carers to provide informal support to each other and also provides information, advice and guidance. Contact Name: Celine Prior (Playroom leader) Kath Surtees (Family Support Coordinator) Telephone: 0113 235 1331 Family Support Service: We provide, advice, information and support for parents and carers of children and adults with learning disabilities. This is provided through groups and one to one work with individual families. Contact Name: Esme Winston Little (Family Services Manager) Telephone: 0113 235 1331 Fun in the holidays: We aim to support the whole family, particularly during the long summer holidays, but also during the shorter school breaks. We run holiday play schemes for children and young […]
Leeds Mencap, The Vinery Centre, 20 Vinery Terrace, Leeds LS9 9LU
Irwin Mitchell Solicitors has the largest, dedicated medical negligence department in the UK and is one of the only UK law firms that can offer legal aid for certain birth injury claims. Our experienced team will take the time to understand what you and your family are going through, helping you get the answers and compensation you and your child deserve. We also have wider support through our specialist in-house teams including Public law & Human Rights and Court of Protection, as well as support from our dedicated Client Liaison Managers. These teams can assist with Local Authority, Statutory services, funding issues, transport and education issues and planning for the future to ensure your child and family are protected whatever happens. We will always visit you at your home or at a place that works best for you. Sarah has over 20 years of experience specialising in medical negligence claims and helping families through the process. She is the Head of the Leeds Medical Negligence department. Sarah has worked with families on a significant number of complex cases, including birth injury, brain injury, cerebral palsy cases and amputation cases. She has long standing charity partnerships locally and nationally including UK […]
Irwin Mitchell, 2 Wellington Place, Leeds, LS1 4BZ
Irwin Mitchell Solicitors
Accessible and inclusive musical opportunities for those with additional needs and disabilities in West Yorkshire and beyond.
Accessible Inclusive Music (AIM)
I am the Community Partner for Leeds. My work is all about finding out; What is good about living in Leeds if you have a learning disability? How can we make it better? Using the ABCD approach, I am working with multiple local organisations to try and help make Leeds an even better place for people with Learning Disabilities.
Working from home/in the community