Cvt News

Information for Families

Information, fact sheets and events for families of those with learning disabilities including:   Guides for Adult Siblings of People With a Lifelong Learning Disability and/or Autism.   Can People With Intellectual Disabilities Live Independently?   Public Health and People with Learning Disabilities: National Evidence for Local Action Conference.   Named Social Worker Test Scheme Outcomes.  

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CVT Shared Lives are recruiting for new member of staff

For our innovative new scheme, we are looking to recruit someone who is passionate about Shared Lives and displays real insight into the benefits it can bring to people who wish to lead independent lives at the heart of the community. You will be involved in the continued development of an ever-growing service, where you will have opportunity to influence its working practices. You should have a sound understanding of the Shared Lives model and knowledge of the local area and its amenities. If you are hard-working, ambitious and want to be at the leading edge of adult social care delivery, then this is the post for you.

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Florance wins Support Worker Award

Camphill Village Trust (CVT) employee Florance Ndlovu who works at Botton village is celebrating after winning the “Support Worker” award at a national awards event in Birmingham on 29th June.   The National Learning Disabilities and Autism Awards celebrate excellence in support and aim to pay tribute to those individuals or organisation who excel in providing quality care.

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Shared Lives is hosting an Open Evening

To celebrate National Shared Lives Week, CVT (Camphill Village Trust) are holding an information event, ‘Do You Have What It Takes To Join Us?’ on Monday 18th June from 18.30-20.30. The event will share their successes of the past 12 months and continue to raise awareness of this fantastic service.  

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