We are start our work to support people being safe by focusing on bike safety and when out walking during the darker, winter months. Speakup’s two year project will create online films, Easyread books and training to help people with learning disabilities and autism be safer when out and about, including on the bus, train, [...]
Hello! Some great news from Speakup. We are working in partnership with South Yorkshire Fire & Rescue to provide information and training for people with learning disabilities and/or autism about fire safety. The lives of people with autism and learning difficulties will be made safer thanks for a fire service funded education project. The two [...]
Type 2 Diabetes is a huge problem for people with learning disabilities who are 5 times more likely to develop it. There are lots of reasons why people develop type 2 diabetes, like poor diet, lack of exercise and poor health. This film shows lots of people talking about Type 2 Diabetes, eating healthily and [...]
Speakup has just launched a new Online Shop just in time for Christmas. We have Tees, Mousemats and Xmas cards. Grab some early stocking fillers and support a fab Charity!
Speakup has just launched a new Online Shop just in time for Christmas. We have Tees, Mousemats and Xmas cards. Grab some early stocking fillers and support a fab Charity! Click here to visit the shop!
On Tuesday 9th of July the Bishop of Doncaster Peter Burrows visited Speakup to take a look at what we do and chat to some of the disabled people working here. The Bishop met with some of the group. Bryan Adams from Speakup met with the Bishop and asked him if he had met with [...]
Speakup has been working to develop some fantastic new resources to support young disabled people who are thinking about using a personal budget to employ a personal assistant. Called “Live it Live it”, the project launches soon in partnership with SYCIL and is in the form of online workbooks and Youtube clips showing inspiring stories. [...]