Celebrating the positive

  ……………that’s exactly what we have been doing recently.     The support teams within the Liaise homes have been “Focusing on the positive in those we support”. The use of the ASDAN Towards Independence Programme has enabled the homes to “Create a positive learning culture” in which everyone is aware of “clear, shared goals” with regard to individual’s interests …

Moving Forwards

Despite the Chancellor’s Autumn Statement, which has not done anything to plug the funding gaps in the generally rather precarious social care sector, we are still moving onwards and upwards! So, this week, we are completing on two new homes in Basingstoke. They are two neighbouring bungalows, each suitable for 1 or 2 individuals. With these properties, we are continuing …

Liaise Loddon Co-worker Awards Evening

We hosted our annual co-worker awards at the Hampshire Court Hotel in Basingstoke last week.  Over 100 co-workers  were joined by The Mayor of Basingstoke & Deane, Councillor Ann Court, ex England Cricketer and Managing Director of local business Cotton Graphics Shaun Udal and our founder and Chair of Directors, Marion Cornick. Speaking ahead of the awards, our Managing Director Deborah Cornick said: …

A Big Adventure For Willow Tree And Baytrees

Willow Tree Lodge and Baytrees House had an exciting day out on July 14 – they went off to the Queen Elizabeth II Activity Centre for the day. It was a gloriously hot, sunny day down near Southampton – so there was a lot of suntan lotion, and the local pub beer garden did a roaring trade at lunchtime. The …

Runner Bean Walls and Feta Cheese Salad at Sansa House

Everyone living at Sansa House has made super progress with the sensory garden – and they’ve even started serving meals from the raised beds. After spending time planting out the beds, we’re being rewarded with beautiful colours, delicious scents and tasty treats. Just two weeks after planting, we’ve already harvested some of the spinach. It went into a truly delicious …

End Polio Now Day

Service Users and staff dressed up in red to show their support for a campaign from The Rotary Club to eradicate polio. Up to 28 residents from Liaise Loddon’s seven care homes for people with autism and learning difficulties joined in the fundraising drive.

Basingstoke’s Annual Disability Awareness Day

This month we are joining many other local groups in Basingstoke for the Annual Disability Awareness Day. Come along to Festival Place where you will find advice and information from a range of organisations supporting disabled people. When: 20th October 2010, 9.00am to 5.30pm Where: Porchester Square, Festival Place, Basingstoke For more information please contact us directly or  The Basingstoke …