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Accentuate the positive – New report references Certitude’s positive practices for staff wellbeing Mar 14

Certitude has recently been highlighted for creating a happy and healthy workforce in a new report by the Positive Practice in Mental Health Collaborative (PPiMH) and the National Collaborating Centre for Mental Health (NCCMH). PPiMH brings together NHS Trusts, third-sector providers and front-line charities to identify and disseminate positive practice in mental health services, as […]

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Meet Jana, our London Marathon runner Feb 27

Jana Jilkova is running the London Marathon for Certitude this coming April. She wanted to do something to raise money to support us because the work we do is close to her heart. Read on to find out why our cause is important to her, and how her preparation for the 26 mile race is […]

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We support STOMP Feb 25

We’re proud to have joined NHS England’s STOMP campaign – stopping the over-medication of people with learning disabilities and autism

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Race the Vitality 10k for Certitude Feb 18

This 10k runs right through the heart of London. We’ll be with you every step of the way, from the start to the finishing line.

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Sensory adventures at the Dominion Jan 30

Here at Certitude, we use a variety of methods to support and connect with the people around us. We know that no two people are the same and we know that everyone’s needs are different. Sensory objects have proven to be an amazingly simple but effective method of stimulating people, thanks to their versatility and […]

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The Harbour mental health crisis café opens in Lewisham Jan 25

A new mental health crisis café called ‘the Harbour’ opened its doors yesterday at University Hospital Lewisham. The Harbour – a joint partnership between the hospital, Certitude and the South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust (SLaM) – will provide peer support to people experiencing a mental health crisis. The aim is to offer people […]

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Can you help our fantastic marathon runner raise vital funds? Jan 22

Mum of four, Jana Jilkova, is running the London Marathon this April for Certitude to help raise money for people with learning disabilities, autism and mental health support needs – but she needs your help.

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A great end to a busy year for Treat Me Right! Jan 17

What is Treat Me Right? Over the last ten years, Certitude’s Treat Me Right! team has delivered training around learning disabilities and autism to thousands of doctors, nurses and other healthcare professionals. The Treat Me Right! team believes that everyone who works in a profession where they might meet people with learning disabilities or autism should […]

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Great news from Haymill Respite Jan 15

Everyone needs a break from time to time – especially carers. Our respite services around London provide overnight stays for people with learning disabilities and autism. We make sure that our guests feel happy and relaxed, so carers can have peace of mind while they take some time for themselves. Haymill Respite in Greenford is […]

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Certitude receives grant to fund life-changing technology for people with learning disabilities from MAXIUS UK

Certitude receives grant to fund life-changing technology Jan 11

We were delighted today to receive a grant of £2,500 from MAXIMUS UK, a global company that currently provides more than 3,500 staff within the UK who deliver disability and health support and services to more than 1 million people each year. The grant will go towards purchasing new pieces of assistive technology, including Google […]

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