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Certitude joins Equally Well UK Sep 18

On 13 September 2018 Certitude joined the launch of a new nationwide collaborative, Equally Well UK and signed the historic ‘Charter for Equal Health’. The Charter for Equal Health offers a vision for improved physical health support for anyone living in the UK with a significant mental ill-health. It sets out how organisations working nationally […]

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I’ll be there for you… Sep 10

Each year, more than 800,000 people take their lives across the world. More than 6,000 people take their life in the UK and Republic of Ireland every year – an average of 18 a day. A crucial point could be reaching out to people who are going through a difficult time. Certitude’s Solidarity in a […]

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Ola Barcelona! Aug 30

Gr8 support can mean many things to different people – encouraging, supporting, advocating, respectful to name a few. Umal, Deputy Manager at Certitude’s Richmond service embodies these in every way. Here, she tells us about supporting Moshiur on his first holiday abroad… “Moshiur has autism and communicates with few words. He was very enthusiastic and […]

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Gr8 Support: James is always achieving Aug 30

James is a young man with Asperger’s who has turned his love of mascots into providing entertainment for children’s parties and entertaining at charity events. Here, Mark Wallis, Certitude Manager, shares what James’ staff team have learnt from James and how they are supporting him to achieve his dreams. “When James first shared his hobby […]

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Schools out for Summer! Jul 26

It was an inspiring last day of term in Bromley last week, when Newstead Wood School hosted their Commemoration Day celebrations on Friday 20th July. House captains from across the school pulled together to organise the school’s annual celebration of its establishment in 1957, raising money for Certitude in the process. Under sunny Kent skies, […]

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Good thymes in Ealing Jul 18

Our day centre, The ARC in Ealing, West London has a lovely garden including raised vegetable beds and a poly tunnel where we grow tomatoes and courgettes. Yesterday, we had a visit from Jessica from online fruit and veg retailer Abel & Cole, who came to watch a cookery session which used fresh ingredients from the weekly fruit […]

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Summer Fete at Astley Centre in Bromley Jul 17

Certitude, working in partnership with the Friends of Astley Fundraising Group, will be holding a Summer Fete at the Astley Day Centre, 39 Magpie Hall Lane, Bromley BR2 8ED on Saturday 28th July, 1-4pm. The event will have something for everyone – from stalls and games to tai chi exercise and disco! And who can […]

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Good luck at the National Learning Disabilities and Autism Awards! Jun 29

We are delighted to announce that we have three finalists at the National Learning Disabilities and Autism Awards, which will be taking place at ICC Birmingham this evening. Firstly, we are pleased to announce that the Brentside and IST team are shortlisted for the Positive Behaviour Support Award for their work with Zara*. Since Certitude […]

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We’re Big Draw winners! Jun 27

We are delighted to announce that the Creative Journey’s team have won The Big Draw’s ‘Founders Choice Award’ for the event held at Redlees Studio in October 2017.  Certitude collaborated with the artists Nicki Rolls and Lynsey Storer from Redlees Studios, along with students from Brentford School for Girls to run their first Big Draw Event last […]

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Street party at the heart of the community Jun 26

The bunting was out in June for this year’s Street Party in Wardley Street. Every summer the respite team in Wandsworth get together with the local community to close the road and throw this fundraising bash for families, friends, carers and people who use the service. The event has become a firm fixture on the […]

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