Tagged: learning disabilities

St George’s celebrates Project SEARCH graduates

News & events | 15 Jul 2016 | Tags: Action on Disability Cricket Green School learning disabilities mentors Project SEARCH st george's hospital students trainees work experience

“It brightens up my day, it brightens up my life.” – That’s how Front of House Host Colin Davis describes his experience of being a mentor and soon-to-be volunteer for Project SEARCH.

St George’s and Mitie are helping young people into work

News & events | 12 May 2015 | Tags: disability employment learning disabilities Mitie Project SEARCH training

St George’s and Mitie, our facilities management company, are working together to help young people with learning difficulties gain vital employment skills. Mitie’s healthcare cleaning team has been supporting three young people through Project SEARCH, an international training programme aimed at guiding young people who have learning difficulties and/or disabilities …

St George’s to be friendlier to the learning disabled

News & events | 5 May 2005 | Tags: learning disabilities

Staff at St George’s who wanted to find out what coming to was like for people with learning disabilities have done the obvious thing. They’ve asked them. St George’s have been working with a local organisation Generate, which supports people with learning disabilities, to try to make the hospital friendlier …