Specialist schools and homes for children and adults with special educational and care needs
The right support helps makes life fantastic for SENAD Community service user.
Adapting to life during the pandemic continues to be particularly hard for people with autism and those who struggle with their mental health. Our community support team, based in Coventry, have done a fantastic job in supporting a young man over the past year. Despite having significant challenges, the support team have uncovered lots of fantastic untapped skills, as well as a fabulous personality and love of life. During the pandemic R has developed a love of gardening , been encouraged to enjoy dancing and increased the amount of time spent out in the local community, Thank you to R and his team, led by Temmy.
SENAD Community service user, A, asked support staff if they would take him to his family home to say hello to his parents from a safe distance in the garden. This was first time he had visited since the lockdown started. While he was there he noticed that the planters had not been done this […]
Supporting people through these difficult times, when their routines have had to change is all in days’ work for our fantastic Community Support teams. Our Coventry team support a gentleman who loves his garden. Like a lot of us he has found the lock-down and the fantastic weather a perfect time to get out and […]
To help parents, carers and service users during this difficult time we have added Public Health England easy read guides explaining Coronavirus, how to keep safe and how to protect those that are most vulnerable. These are now available in the health resources page on our parent page.
The SENAD Group’s sponsored Ram was brought to life this weekend by our artists from Reilly Creative. We can’t show you him yet as we’ve been asked to keep him under wraps for now, but here’s a sneak preview. As part of the trail activities students and service users across the groups schools and services […]
Registered Area Manager, Anna Goscombe, staff and service users of SENAD Community Derby are celebrating their phenomenal success following their recent inspection by the Care Quality Commission (CQC). The SENAD Community team support people across the East Midlands with a range of support needs including learning disabilities, Autism, brain injuries and mental health needs to […]
The SENAD Community Friday Club have been having a great time since we last saw them… Last Friday was Bingo day and today they’ve been decorating their own cakes to take home to their friends and family… or for themselves to enjoy!!!
Great News! We’ve been recognised as one of Derbyshire’s Top 200 Companies for 2019 by the University of Derby College of Business, Law and Social Science. Of course our services are not only based in Derbyshire but spread across the country. Find out more about us…
Huge congratulations go to our Chief Executive Officer, Brian Jones who was been awarded an Honorary Master Degree from Derby University, to recognise him for his work to promote and ensure the equality of education for young people. Brian has been Chief Executive Officer for the SENAD Group since 2006. Using his significant experience in […]
An account from SENAD Community ( Coventry) Team Leader, Ian Lineker who supports one of his Service users to go on holiday… For the last 15 years we have been supporting a service user to go on holiday. We have been to many places over the years, the United States, Africa on safari twice, Spain […]