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The Best of Health Event

Speak out will be at The Best of Health event at the King Alfred on Thursday 22nd June from 10am until 3pm. Come along and find out what’s on offer for people with learning disabilities in Brighton and hove. Stop by our stall, have a chat with us and see if you can win a … Read more…

Do you have issues around medication?

Are you someone with a learning disability who has issues around medication and would like to talk to someone about it or perhaps you know someone who would like to have a chat about their medication? If you have any questions, please contact Emma: emmalopez@bhspeakout.org.uk or give us a call on 01273 421921  

Helpful General Election information from People First

People First have produced some information about the 2017 General Election taking place tomorrow, Thursday 8 June, about what each party says it will do if they become elected. There is also a link at the bottom of the document to some informative videos by people with disabilities. Take a look!

Non-Instructed Advocacy Training

At the end of volunteer week on June 7th, in conjunction with SEAP, Speak Out will be delivering Non-Instructed Advocacy training  for Volunteer Advocates.  Non-instructed advocacy is a process used when a person may be unable to communicate their wishes or views in a conventional way or they might be able to articulate what they … Read more…

It’s Volunteers’ Week! Thank you to all our brilliant volunteers!

Today is the start of VOLUNTEERS’ WEEK and we think our volunteers are super fantastic! Without our volunteers Speak Out’s work would not be able to happen – They help people with learning disabilities to express their views, be informed, uphold their rights, make choices, resolve problems and be active citizens in the community. Thank … Read more…

Hate Crime – Have you been affected by it?

We are asking what people know about hate crime. Has it happened to you? Would you know who to talk to about it? We would love to hear what you think. If you would like to be involved contact Emma: 01273 421921 or emmalopez@bhspeakout.org.uk Everything you say will be confidential.