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  • Mon, 02/09/2013 - 16:44

    Speaking and listening project has widespread benefits

    NIACE’s evaluation of a project that explored innovative approaches to improve speaking and listening skills for families, has found that positive outcomes were experienced by the parents, children and all other stakeholders.

  • Mon, 02/09/2013 - 16:10

    Reading Well Mood-boosting Books Reading

  • Tue, 27/08/2013 - 23:26

    Just in case you missed this in the summer, The Skills Funding Agency and NIACE launched the Equality and Diversity Innovation Fund. Providers (funded by the Skills Funding Agency) can bid for £1,000 to  £25,000 to develop innovative and sustainable projects to develop the capacity of the sector to meet the public sector Equality Duty (2010).

    Find full details and the application form at http://www.niace.org.uk/current-work/equality-and-diversity-innovation-fund.


  • Fri, 23/08/2013 - 12:18

    Burnley College: Stepping into Access

  • Tue, 13/08/2013 - 11:43

    Spirit possesion and mental health

    20TH SEPTEMBER 2013 | London Conference

  • Fri, 19/07/2013 - 14:56

    Four colleges to lead national transition project

    Ambitious about Autism, in partnership with the Association of Colleges and nasen, has appointed four general further education colleges to develop new and innovative models of support to enable young people with autism to access education beyond school.

  • Mon, 01/07/2013 - 17:09

    Education Tutor – Learning Disabilities (0.6)

    Dear MHFE Colleagues

    The Forensic Directorate, based in Hackney, provides multidisciplinary treatment for service users who are resident in East London who require forensic mental health services. We provide a comprehensive range of services, including medium secure, women’s, intensive care, specialist personality disorder, medium and low secure rehabilitation, learning disabilities and a community consultation and liaison service.

  • Thu, 20/06/2013 - 15:10

    Follow the link for MHFE Virtual Secondee Jane McGrath's blog about her time with the MHFE  project, her trip to India to make a film for Broadmoor hospital and her work with  Recovery Colleges. http://mhfe.org.uk/content/my-work-mhfe

  • Wed, 19/06/2013 - 20:39

    In 2012-13 there was a team of 12 virtual secondees working on the NIACE MHFE project. The secondees are colleagues from the field developing aspects of their work around mental health and learners with learning difficulties and/ or disabilities.

  • Wed, 19/06/2013 - 16:16

    Dear Colleagues

    This is just a reminder that the MHFE NIACE Events page is updated on a regular basis so please do check it out for all the latest Conferences, Seminars & Training Courses: http://mhfe.org.uk/niace-events. Have a look at what's coming up:

    Safeguarding for recruitment - 1 day training

    28 June 2013, London