Entries by Carol Davis

Special Christmas delivery!

In the last three years, Thomas who lives in one of our homes  has been to every Varsity Pro Wrestling show (VPW) which has come to Basingstoke to see his favourite wrestler ‘Ruthless’ Rob Holte and always waits after shows to congratulate the Basingstoke-born grappler, win or lose. As a festive surprise, Mr Holte visited […]

Co-worker achievements celebrated

Over 250 of our co-workers were recognised for their outstanding achievements on Friday 16 November 2018 at our annual awards evening, held this year at Novotel Southampton. The team were presented with awards for outstanding achievements by guest presenters including Stephanie Regular, NatWest Assistant Relationship Manager (North Hampshire CBC), Graham Stead, Client Relationship Director of […]

We have been recognised as Investors in People!

We are delighted that we have been awarded accreditation against the Investors in People Standard for a second time, demonstrating our commitment to high performance through good people management. Investors in People is the international standard for people management, defining what it takes to lead, support and manage people effectively to achieve sustainable results. Underpinning […]

We continue to grow

Last year we excelled in our CQC inspections with 3 of our homes receiving ratings placing us in the top 6% of homes in the country.  Not content to rest on our laurels, we have opened a brand-new service in Tadley (near Basingstoke). The building has been undergoing significant renovation work since Summer 2017, transforming […]

Intensive Interaction and Challenging Behaviour – A case study

The following is a case study of a female client, SA, who has diagnosis of severe learning disabilities, autism and associated communication difficulties. SA is non-verbal and communicates through objects of reference, body language and challenging behaviour, in form of self injury behaviour or aggression to others. Some of the challenging behaviours include banging her […]

Local business celebrates achievements supporting vulnerable adults in the community

Over 200 staff from Liaise Loddon in Basingstoke were recognised for their outstanding achievements for working with adults with autism and severe learning difficulties on Friday 18 November 2016. Liaise Loddon provides small, friendly, community based homes to adults with profound learning difficulties, usually associated with autism.  They have homes in Basingstoke and Romsey. The […]

Doing what we do

At Liaise we are proud of our reputation as a specialist service so we were very pleased to receive the following email recently praising our coworkers for their professionalism and positive attitudes. This was from a former teacher of a new service user who has recently moved into one of our services (published with her permission). […]

Marion Cornick, MBE!

We are so proud to share the news with you that our founder & Chair of Directors Marion Cornick has been awarded an MBE in the Queen’s 90th birthday honours for services to education. Marion founded The Loddon School, in Sherfield-on-Loddon, in 1988 for children with severe learning difficulties including autism. She has been involved in special education since […]

All “Good”

We have now had our homes* inspected by CQC and we are very proud that all has achieved a “Good” rating in all areas. This is due to the hard work and dedication of day and night support workers, shift leaders, managers, positive support coordinators, cleaners, cooks, maintenance staff, along support from the Head Office team. So, a big […]

The new homes at Oakley are currently being modernised and updated to the high level standards that we expect in all of our homes

They are smaller than normal homes and are bungalows ideal for one or two people depending on needs. We were told about them by Dave and Andy, our usual builders, and one of the attractions was that they are adjacent to each other and it is rare that the opportunity to purchase two properties like […]