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Rosa Monckton does not speak for us or our children

Read two stories from parents voicing their concerns over the claims made by Rosa Monckton and supported by Libby Purves in a recent article claiming that “We are letting down people with learning difficulties if we allow the minimum

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Up for a challenge?

If you’re feeling lively, fancy a bit of exercise, and help people we support in the process, then sign up for one of our challenges!

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Ealing Central and Acton MP Rupa Huq visits Certitude!

Local MP Dr Rupa Huq enjoyed tea and biscuits when she visited our learning disability services in Ealing.  She met people we support, found out what is important to them and discovered how they like to engage with their local …

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Question Time comes to Certitude!

On the 24th of February Dr Rupa Huq, MP for Ealing Central and Acton, visited two of our supported houses within her constituency. Dr Huq wanted to meet people with learning disabilities to find out how they find living in …

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As the arts develop, so do the people

Andy_RussellCreative Journeys is an open and inclusive project for people who share an interest in art.

Produced by social inclusion organisation Certitude and working with Artist Andy Kee the group have opened up journeys through gallery spaces in London over …

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Conversations change lives

“It’s time to talk because if you say something, you realise how many people around you haven’t, and needed to…”

no-one-should-feel-ashamed--1One in four people will experience a mental health problem every year. Right now a friend, colleague or loved …

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Aisling Duffy selected for The Guardian Public Leaders editorial advisory board 2017

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Certitude is delighted by the announcement that Aisling Duffy, Chief Executive, has been appointed to the Guardian’s Public Leaders Network 2017 editorial advisory board.

Each year, nominations are made from across The Guardian Public Leaders network with individuals selected from …

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Treat yourself to a good walk!

Treat Me Right! Co-ordinator Helen Cairns is looking forward to shaking off the January blues on a good walk with some interesting people.

January always seems a bit of a bleak month. The festivities are over and perhaps we’ve over-indulged …

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Dr Tania Mathias MP visits us in Richmond

On Thursday 8th December, Dr Tania Mathias MP visited Cross Street and The Lodge, popping in for a mince pie and a cup of tea. Cross Street (Hampton Hill) and The Lodge (Whitton) provide supported living to people with learning …

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Singing in the festive spirit!

Down by the river in Brentford, near the bridge, building sites, box junctions and the houseboats with their wonderful wood fires, stands a fascinating monument to our industrial past. The London Museum of Water and Steam tells the story of …

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