£7,885 for Unique Ways

£7,885 for Unique Ways

Unique Ways is a registered charity set up to support disabled children to help improve their quality of life through positive change.  Their services include 1-2-1 help, guidance and signposting to essential services, resources such as training courses and sensory toys, information to ensure families are well informed, support for families to help them to cope with diagnosis and the EHC plan assessment process and influence through their associated project, Family Voice, to enable the collective voice of parent carers and their children and young people with disabilities to be heard.  They currently help 1200 families with children who have a disability and their support is given irrespective of a medical diagnosis.  Their application to ACT was for help to fund an upgrade of their sensory toy library to provide new sensory toys and specialist equipment.  The library has proved very popular and has many benefits such as allowing parent carers to trial specific items to ensure suitability before buying.  ACT were pleased to be able to pledge a donation of £7,885 towards the upgrade.  

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