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CV Training Afternoon

Do you need your current CV updating? or support to compose a new CV? If so, why not join us on our CV training afternoon on Wednesday 13th September 12:30 till 3:30   For more information or to book your place, please contact us on, 01255 429778  

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Advocate Provocateur

Advocate Provocateur? Given the smorgasbord of advocacy on offer, you would be forgiven for thinking things had never been better within the sector. Yet we wonder if the reality is somewhat different with people not accessing advocacy as easily as they should, and if they do get an advocate are they getting advocates who are … Continued

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Carers Hospital Liaison and Support Service Information

Are you looking after a family member or friend that is in hospital? Are you struggling to understand what is happening? Not sure who to ask for information? See the attached flier to find more information regarding this, including contact information and much more! Hospital liaison flier

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Learning Disability Awareness Event

Come and join us at Clacton Library on the 22nd June at 10am – 1pm for the Learning Disability Awareness Event. Rachel and Linda (Health Access Champion for Tendring) will be attending the event, and will be able to show you the short videos made by the Health Access Champions.   See the image below for … Continued

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‘What Is Hate Crime’

What is Hate Crime? Hate crime is any incident, which may constitute a criminal offence, which is perceived by the victim or any other person as being motivated by prejudice or hate because of a person’s: • Race, colour, ethnic origin, nationality or national origins, includes Gypsies and Travellers. • Religion or faith and can include no … Continued

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SUMMIT is a Hate Incident Reporting Centre.

What is a HIRC? Hate Incident Reporting Centres, or HIRCs, are community venues where individuals can report hate incidents and hate crimes, either as a victim or a witness. A HIRC can act as an alternative place for reporting hate crimes/hate incidents rather than directly to the police. Why do we need HIRCS? According to … Continued

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SUMMIT Services – Big Lottery Funded!

SUMMIT has been successfully awarded Big Lottery Funding for a three-year project. Avril O’Sullivan, Chief Executive Officer at SUMMIT is delighted that they will now be able to deliver a bespoke service to people with mental health issues and learning disabilities from their SUMMIT House site in Clacton-on-Sea. There are two full time staff and … Continued

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Launch of SUMMIT

On the 22nd March we held our re launch here at SUMMIT House.   SUMMIT® is the trading name for Tendring Mental Health Support.   We were delighted by the support received by the local community and local dignitaries and it was standing room only!  Our new project is now in full flow with social … Continued

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