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Working with people with a learning disability and/or autism.

Options for Life is a registered charity providing a range of community based workshops and skills sessions from our community hubs around Sandwell.

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COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Response Statement

We realise that this is a time of uncertainty for everyone and want to assure you that we have the welfare of our participants, staff and volunteers, as a priority at this very challenging time.

Options for Life is following advice from Central/Local Government and Public Health England which means unfortunately we have had to close our community-based hubs. We are still supporting participants through Outreach and are continuously looking at other ways we can provide support.

The health and wellbeing of our staff and participants is our top priority, and everyone is encouraged to maintain good hygiene practices.

 

For advice and guidance please see the useful links below:

NHS information on Coronavirus

NHS information and advice about coronavirus

Government updates

Coronavirus (Covid-19) Government - Recent and upcoming changes

Sandwell Councill Advice and Guidance

Sandwell Council Coronavirus Advice

NHS Covid-19 App

Coronavirus NHS App information

Local Restrictions

Local restrictions: areas with an outbreak of coronavirus (COVID-19)

Your wellbeing – Easy Read

Coronavirus (COVID-19): an easy-read guide to looking after your feelings and your body

Mental Health and Wellbeing guidance

Guidance for the public on the mental health and wellbeing aspects of coronavirus (COVID-19)

Mencap – advice, guidance and lots of easy read documents

Mencap -  coronavirus-covid-19 - advice and support

If you have any questions please contact [email protected] - your query will be passed on to the appropriate person.

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People's Postcode Lottery
People's Postcode Lottery

Postcode Local Trust is a grant-giving charity funded entirely by the People's Postcode Lottery.
Our project received £18000 from the Trust to develop Sensory Software to help our participants make music.

Groundwork UK
Groundwork UK

Groundwork UK supports charitable causes through the sale of Tesco and Onestop plastic bags
Our project received £1000 from Groundwork UK to fund a trip for participants to go to Blackpool.

The Morrisons Foundation
The Morrisons Foundation

The Morrisons Foundation supports charities making a positive difference in local communities across England, Scotland and Wales.
We received £20,550 from The Morrisons Foundation towards our 2019 Gardening and Horticultural project.