Certitude Satisfaction Survey 2015

The results are in…

We are delighted to share the results of Certitude’s 2015 Satisfaction Survey for people we support, their families and carers.

In total, 1,400 surveys were sent out with 505 responses received – this is a return …

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MyGrist

Florence Nkwam, Mental Health Service Manager for Certitude talks about a collaborative project with Dr. Chris Buckingham of Aston University and Dr. Ann Adams of Warwick Medical School, co-leads of the MyGrist safety research and development programme.

Back in May …

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Why we run

Catherine, House Manager for Certitude and 6 other fundraisers are taking part in the Santa Run at Victoria Park this month.

Please donate to help us reach our £800 target!

Sensory gardens are areas set aside to provide specific sensory stimulation for …

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Glitz, Glamour and Great People

The 2015 Michael Rosen Awards celebrates outstanding contributions across Certitude.

Over 200 people attended this year’s glittering Michael Rosen Awards, which took place in the stunning banqueting suite at Lord’s Cricket Ground, London on Wednesday 18th November.

The awards …

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A few reflections…

As we approach the last few months of Certitude’s current 3 year strategy, it seems appropriate to reflect on what has, without doubt, been a busy, challenging and successful few years.

Times of ongoing austerity are no doubt tough and, …

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Richmond announcement

Certitude is delighted to announce that it has been chosen by the London Borough of Richmond to provide a range of supported living and residential support for people with learning disabilities living in Richmond.

The contract will commence early in …

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Dignity through peer support

This year, World Mental Health Day will raise awareness around what can be done to ensure that people with mental health support needs are able to live with dignity.

Estimations currently show that that only a quarter of people with …

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John’s Autumn news blog

Welcome to my Autumn blog

I was nominated for an excellence award at the start of the year!

 

We have been working hard to develop the work we are doing with the University of West London (UWL). We held …

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Topman fundraising

This summer, Topman helped us with a spot of gardening. We think that their interview with Sam, our Community Fundraiser highlights the multiple rewards and benefits of working with us.

If you would also like to get involved through fundraising or volunteering, …

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We are all artists.

vaia drawingWe developed our Visual Arts Course in partnership with Tate, Slaughterhaus and Block 336 for people who access learning disability or mental health support services, staff, family and carers. Vaia, Activity Coordinator for My Breaks, updates us on how …

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