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Tenants chose their new accessible shiny kitchen

22/09/2016

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Alaine and her friends Kelly and Jane were delighted to find out their tired kitchen was being replaced with shiny new accessible.

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A blossoming friendship

22/09/2016

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Katie, Elizabeth and Tessa decided to change support provider to Mencap. By going to a Mencap forum their friendship has grown with Ruth and Kate.

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Tenants learnt new skills from our Repairs team

21/09/2016

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GLH tenants, Paul and Alex spent two days with our operatives learning new skills while carrying out a range of general repairs at tenants’ homes.

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Homemade cooking has become a passion

20/09/2016

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Homemade cooking has become a real passion for Rob. He shares his story of combining his four favourite interests.

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Funding proposal for supported housing risks a housing crisis for people with a learning disability

16/09/2016

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Read our response to the Department for Work and Pensions announcement on the long-term funding of supported housing.

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Developing a home for the future

31/08/2016

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Christian and his friends Gillian, Hazel, David and Robin remained living together with the help from GLH, Mencap and a developer.

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Voices Together newsletter is out now!

18/08/2016

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Welcome to the summer issue of the easy read Voices Together. It brings our tenants’ news from across Golden Lane Housing and tenant involvement.

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Living independently in supported housing

04/08/2016

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Parents explain the benefits of Cliona, Leanne, Christopher and Hugh moving into supported housing help of GLH and Mencap.

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Tenants design their garden makeover

27/06/2016

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Together with Golden Lane Housing, Maria and Rachael designed their garden and selected pink as the colour theme for the plants.

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Tenants get to know their GLH team

24/06/2016

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As part of Learning Disability Week 2016, Golden Lane Housing arranged a meeting for our tenants in Rotherham. Andrew Locke, housing officer explains more about the event.

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I’m a Mencap Young Ambassador by Dan

24/06/2016

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Dan, James and Aaz live together in a bungalow bought using 2013 bond monies. He shares his great experiences of being a Mencap Young Ambassador.

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Great housemates

21/06/2016

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Andrew and Joel live in Essex. Chloe Dolce, scheme manager at Mencap explains how their friendship has developed.

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Mixed ability football festival

21/06/2016

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Earlier this month, Barnsley’s mixed ability football team took part in their first tournament. Housing officer, Joe Boyd the team’s coach explains.

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Falling in love

21/06/2016

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GLH tenant Lizzy and Ian fell in love after meeting at their local Gateway Club in Barnsley.

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Barnsley’s first mixed ability football team

21/06/2016

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Joe Boyd’s vision to set up a mixed ability football team in Barnsley came true with the help of Mencap.

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Friendships and ways to keep safe

20/06/2016

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The Housing team in the South organised an event for our tenants on ways to safely make friends in the community, at home and online.

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Enjoying life with friends!

20/06/2016

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Dan, James and Aaz share a place together in Rochdale supported by Mencap. They explain how much they’re enjoying life.

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Be Free festival 2016

23/05/2016

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Golden Lane Housing (GLH) and Mencap are sponsoring the Be Free festival 2016, taking place on 13-15 September in Chingford, London.

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Repairs service gets high praise

18/05/2016

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By listening to our tenants and their support staff we’ve created the dedicated in-house repairs service that we have today.

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The perfect job

02/05/2016

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Becky, receptionist at Golden Lane Housing and Mencap’s Centre of Engagement in the North tells her story about finding work.