News: Stories

The route to work: Glenis’ journey

Posted 28/06/2023

In this blog, we share an update from Glenis, a young woman supported by Unity Works’ supported employment Lambeth Bounceback programme, who has recently been offered paid work.

Lucy celebrates graduation from Lifeworks College

Posted 12/08/2022

Lucy, like many other young people, wants to live her best life! She has recently graduated from Lifeworks College, which helps support young adults with a learning disability to pursue further education. Lucy tells us all about her journey, and what she plans to do next!

Yovan’s Story

Posted 27/06/2022

Yovan has been supported by Thera East Anglia since 2008, and his family recently talked about Yovan’s story at a workshop run by Justin (Operations Manager).

A Thank You from a Gig Buddies Volunteer

Posted 22/06/2022

Gig Buddies with Thera Trust supports adults with a learning disability to live an active social life. Michael, a Gig Bud volunteer, recently buddied up with Edinburgh members Colin and Jamie to get out to 2 shows at Edinburgh’s Royal Highland Centre. Michael kindly sent us this lovely message after the shows.