Thank You For a Great Year!


We’re approaching the end of another year at Speak Out and I’d like to take to chance to stand back and acknowledge all those that have helped us to carry out our vital work.  A big thank you goes to our team of 30+ volunteers who give their time to support people with learning disabilities, … Read more

Work(able) Private View


Work(able) – an exhibition on working with a learning impairment. On Friday, 23rd November, Peter, who is part of  Speak Out’s Wednesday morning speaking up group and Liz, who runs the group, went to Diana Ramsey’s private view at the Jubilee library. The exhibition was of photos taken of the people Diana worked with for … Read more

Speak Out East Christmas Brunch

Save the date

Speak Out East Christmas Brunch     When: Thursday 13th December Time: 11am – 1pm Where: St.George’s Church café in Kemp Town.       There will be food, music, a raffle, Christmas Carols  and more. Check the news page each week for more details. Please call Sarah Coombes or Liz Holmes if you  would … Read more

Advocacy Awareness Week 2018


From 22 – 26 October, for the first time ever, there is an Advocacy Awareness Week #AAW18 Advocacy Awareness Week is a fantastic opportunity to celebrate the power and impact that advocacy has on people’s lives. S’s story: the empowered person S came to Speak Out as a young woman with a number of problems … Read more

Fantastic Day at Pride


On Saturday, 4th August 2018, Speak Out, St John’s College, Heart Venture and Grace Eyre came together on a Brighton Pride parade bus to support the LGBTQ+ Learning Disabled community.                                 It was a great day of sun, cheering, waving … Read more