Thank you, Brian

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We’d like to say a very BIG thank you to Brian, who ran the Brighton 10k for Speak Out yesterday. Brian even got a person best run time in too! 

Back to Face to Face Groups and Drop-ins

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As that the Covid rates in Brighton and Hove continue to come down we have decided to cautiously start running some groups and drop-ins face to face in the community again. We will contact members about the plans for different groups and drop-ins and put information about this on our website – please keep checking … Read more

Seeking Self-advocates

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Speak out is looking for people with a learning disability to join their Learning Disabilities Voices Network (LDVN) planning group For more information, please contact Danielle – [email protected]

Pop-up Covid19 Vaccination clinic for people with learning disabilities

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On the 9th July 10.30-2.30  there is a Pop-up Covid19 Vaccination clinic being held at the Brightelm Centre, (North Road, Brighton, BN1 1YD)  specifically for people with learning disabilities and carers. The clinic will have two staff running it, and will be safe, calm and well-spaced  and can vaccinate people 18+. Ideally people should ring … Read more

New easy read web pages on council website

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Here is Shannon talking about her involvement in the Brighton and Hove City Councils new easy read web pages on their website. You can take a look at them here: https://www.brighton-hove.gov.uk/easy-read-information.

Speak Out’s June Newsletter

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Please take a look at Speak Out’s June Newsletter. Find out what the Speak Out team have been up to over the past couple of months and information about our services.

Volunteer Spotlight June

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Helen   Why do you volunteer? When I retired I moved to Brighton and I was looking for opportunities to volunteer. I felt I wanted to offer to get involved with one or two of the many organisations in Brighton, looking for people to help them in their programmes. I wanted to volunteer for community … Read more

Learning Disability Partnership Board Meeting April 2021

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Please take a look at the last Partnership Board Meeting Minutes. Partnership Board Meeting Minutes April 2021 The Partnership Board is where people with learning disabilities, service providers, charities, parent-carers and managers from the council meet together. They talk about how they can plan services and make changes so that the city is a better … Read more

Cartoon Workshop at Speak Out East

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A huge thank you to Harry Venning for joining us at Speak Out East Zoom Drop-in last Thursday. Harry shared his skills as a cartoon artist with easy to follow steps.  We learnt how to draw happy faces, sad faces, angry faces and more.  We created cartoon people, animals and even our own alien! Here … Read more