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National recognition for Wirral Autistic Society employment programme  - Created : 18 February 2014

Step into Work Plus, a specialist programme to help people with autism into work run by Wirral Autistic Society is not only proving highly successful for those involved and receiving enquiries from across the UK, it has now been shortlisted for a ...

In Control launches project working with ‘Together for Short Lives’  - Created : 17 February 2014

In Control is proud to announce we will be working with Together for Short Lives on a project funded by the Department for Education to provide information about personal budgets to organisations supporting children who need palliative care.

30th April 2014: The day we make the future - together  - Created : 14 February 2014

On the 30th April 2014, In Control will be bringing together up to 250 people from all areas of the health, social care and education sectors, as well as provider organisations, community groups, and people with real 'lived' experiences to share i...

ICE Conference – an experience not to forget  - Created : 10 February 2014

This year's Inclusive Community Experience Conference has been an incredible - bringing together more than 280 people all dedicated to, and focused on sharing their experiences, working on solutions for building communities and achieving better ou...

Let’s make sure personalisation is for all  - Created : 10 February 2014

Think Local Act Personal (TLAP) has recently published a blog by In Control's Nic Crosby along with Nicola Gitsham from NDTi and Clive Miller from the Children's Personalisation Network that puts coproduction at the heart of personalisation.

TLAP publishes Jobs First evaluation  - Created : 10 February 2014

Think Local Act Personal (TLAP) has recently published the final report of the Jobs First Evaluation. The research, funded by the Department of Health, was developed to test personalised approaches for supporting people with learning disabilities ...

Recent study shows impact of Personal Health Budgets for people with drug and alcohol dependency  - Created : 10 February 2014

The Department of Health recently commissioned a survey on personal health budgets revealing that people with personal health budgets are better at controlling their drug and alcohol dependency than those that do not have a personal health budget.

Preparing for Adulthood launches new online forum  - Created : 07 February 2014

Preparing for Adulthood has launched an online forum to enable those working with children and families to discuss the Special Educational Needs and Disability (SEND) reforms.

Debating the future of personalisation  - Created : 07 February 2014

When we published a blog post by our head of operations Martin Routledge and other colleagues- 'Personalisation: give up or move on?' - it created real debate and discussion about views on the state of personalisation today.

Jenny Morris wants us to remember what we have learnt as we move forward  - Created : 05 February 2014

"If you don't know your history, you're like a leaf that doesn't know its part of a tree". So blogs Jenny Morris as she discusses how we need to remember the lessons we have learnt from past struggles by disabled people to live 'ordinary lives'...

Last Updated : 22 May 2013. Page Author: Pam Schreier.