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Autism Spectrum Partners develops new behaviour monitoring tool

08 April 2015

Autism Spectrum Partners has developed a new tool to monitor and understand behaviour that challenges in people with autism and learning disabilities.

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Hitting the decks

08 April 2015

Lee, a service user at Daniel Yorath House, has been showing just what can be accomplished whilst undergoing therapy and rehabilitation by going from strength to strength engaging in a tailored fitness training programme.

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Woodmill seminar a success

08 April 2015

'Brain injury - a disability worth talking about' was the theme of a free educational seminar presented by The Woodmill, Devon. More than 40 health and social care professionals from the South West attended, as well as personal injury lawyers.

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Tesco bag pack raises money for #ConnectAbility

02 April 2015

Victoria House service users and staff raised a fantastic £834.41 for the #ConnectAbility Appeal by taking part in a charity bag pack at St Stephens Tesco in Hull. The Victoria House team were joined by members of the Hull FC Foundation and packed bags from 10am to 4pm on Saturday 21st March.

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PLUSS Award winners at the Woodmill

20 March 2015

Staff from BIRT service The Woodmill, were in a jubilant mood after Eddie, a 1:1 enabler was awarded PLUSS achiever of the year - runner up, at the Pluss Disability Confident Networking event in Exeter on the 11th of March.

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Electric Eels win Best Team Award

18 March 2015

Wheelchair football team, Electric Eels are delighted to win Best Team Award at the 2015 Hull and East Riding Disability Sports Awards.

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Simon Pooley interviewed on BBC Humberside Radio

16 March 2015

Victoria House service user, Simon Pooley, discusses his ambitions to become a DJ and the #ConnectAbility Appeal live on air with BBC Humberside presenter, David Burns.

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CEO visits The Woodmill for presentation

11 March 2015

On Tuesday 3 March, staff and service users at The Woodmill said a sad farewell to Barrie Oldham, Chief Executive Officer of The Disabilities Trust, who is retiring this month. Barrie was presented with a painting, created by service user Mark Jackson.

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“Spirit of Hull” announce Victoria House as chosen charity

10 March 2015

Victoria House is delighted to be one of Hull FC's chosen charities as part of the 'Spirit of Hull'. The ‘Spirit of Hull’ offers the community the chance to engage in multiple activities and charitable ventures with Hull FC Foundation across 2015.

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