FREE Courses & Workshops 2021 / 22

Our courses and workshop offer for 2021/22 has now been finalised and are added to our Events Calendar The Insider’s Guide Our Insiders’ Guide courses focus on what it means to be a parent of a child with additional needs. They aim to build parents’ resilience so you are well placed to enjoy the journey […]

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Unique Ways - Supporting families with disabled children

Annual Survey 2021

YOUR VOICE | WE’RE LISTENING – NOW OPEN!! Take the Annual Survey Now! Your chance to win a £10 amazon voucher Every fully completed survey will be entered into a prize draw for a £10 Amazon voucher! Our 2021 Annual Survey is now open and we want to hear your voice. Your responses are completely […]

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JOin Our Team

Join the Unique Ways Team

Specialist Delivery Practitioner:   (Independent Supporter / Education) £ Competitive Salary (24 hours per week Term Time Only) – Closing Date:  Thursday 1st April 2021  – 5.00pm Unique Ways is a local parent-carer led charity supporting families with disabled children, helping them to lead ordinary lives. Our goal is to make sure that the voices of […]

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Covid-19 and the latest lockdown 3 measures

Our latest letter to our members during lockdown 3.  This can also be downloaded here.   20th January 2021 Dear Parent Carer Member, As we all know, the current situation is developing rapidly.  In Calderdale, we were successful in lowering the rate of infection from where it was in the summer, which means at present, […]

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Join the Unique Ways Team!

Are you a dedicated, resilient, caring and supportive person? Would you like to become part of the Unique Ways family? Below are our currently open vacancies for positions as part of the team, based at Unique Ways HQ in Halifax, West Yorkshire.   3x Practitioner Roles £ Competitive Salary (15- 20 hours per week Term […]

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Carers Rights Day 2020

Carers Rights Day 2020 – Thursday 26 November The theme for Carers Rights Day 2020 is ‘Know Your Rights’ Unique Ways are supporting Carers Rights Day 2020 in partnership with Forget Me Not Children’s Hospice by taking part in a webinar on Carers Rights Day this Thursday 26th November.   The recording of the webinar can […]

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AGM 2020

On Thursday 19th November we will be hosting our first ever Zoom AGM.  Below you will find the paperwork in advance of the meeting.   Running Order – AGM Attendees Draft minutes of AGM 07112019 Unique Ways Accounts 31 March 2020

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Carers Rights Day 2019

Carers, including those who care for disabled children, have specific rights and these are highlighted on Carers Rights Day, which this year falls on Thursday 21st November. Being a carer can be a tough job and our members often tell us that they feel that trying to get the help they need is a constant […]

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This is Liz’s Story

At our Annual General Meeting we heard about the human aspect of the work we do at Unique Ways.  This is Liz’s story. I’m a parent to a seven-year-old girl who struggles emotionally and has violent challenging behaviour.  She’s really sensory, mouths everything, very touchy feely, has many meltdowns and often attacks me as a […]

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