Shinewater Court host Chocolate party to support #ConnectAbility

23 February 2015

Service users and staff at Shinewater Court host a Chocolate Party to raise funds for the #ConnectAbility Appeal – a three year fundraising campaign to raise £250k to purchase assistive communications technology for service users.

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ConnectAbility Appeal

20 February 2015

The ConnectAbility appeal will raise money for new assistive technology devices for all of our Disability Lifestyles services in the UK.

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Shinewater Court service users posing in their lounge

Newly-wed service users celebrate Valentine’s Day

11 February 2015

The Disabilities Trust service users, Jane and Graham, look forward to celebrating Valentine’s Day after defying the odds and marrying after eight years of planning.

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Auspicious gift to mark Sue Akester's retirement

22 January 2015

Talented artist Alex Roch gifted staff and service users from Shinewater Court with a painting to mark Sue Akester’s retirement from the Board of Trustees of The Disabilities Trust.

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service user using an I-pad in Gregory Court

New Connections

05 July 2013

Jackie has always loved to read, but because of her physical disabilities she has had great difficulty in turning pages and even keeping a book in place. She is unable to use a mouse or computer touch pad.

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