News: Awareness week

Having Your Voice Heard Over Radio Waves: Will’s Story

Posted 21/06/2024

In our final story for Learning Disability Week, we are celebrating Will, a young man supported by Thera East Anglia. Will continues to break down barriers in his passion to be a sports commentator and uploads a sportscast to social media every week!

How Advocacy in Healthcare Saves Lives

Posted 20/06/2024

Continuing with theme of ‘Do you see me’ for this year’s Learning Disability Week, we want to focus on Peter*, supported by Aspire Living, who’s support team helped him have his voice heard during his cancer diagnosis.

Learning Disability Week 2024: Lee’s Story

Posted 19/06/2024

This Learning Disability Week is all about people with a learning disability being seen, heard and valued. Today, are celebrating Lee, one of the first people Thera supported, and his incredible achievements!

Lead to change at the conversation café

Posted 28/04/2023

To celebrate Scottish learning disability week 2023, Equal futures, Thera (Scotland) and Gig Buddies with Thera Trust are hosting a conversation café.