Paul logs on for learning!
Paul Walker from Heathcotes Knollbeck recently signed up to a 12 week computer course at the Cortonwood Comeback Centre in Brampton. The Centre was established in 1987 by members of the local community who recognised a need to tackle the problems of unemployment, exclusion and disadvantage within Brampton and the surrounding areas, following the miners strike. It now provides a variety of opportunities for people of all ages, including:
- Meeting places for informal get togethers
- Education and training for people wanting to develop more skills
- Information and advice for jobs
- Benefit advice
- Help setting up new groups
- Room hire
- Free internet access
Lynsey Hutson, the Registered Manager, said " Since moving to Heathcotes Knollbeck, Paul has been wanting to complete some form of training, so when his Key Worker found this course it was a perfect starter for Paul to make that step."
Paul added, "Im dead excited about learning how to use a computer properly."
For more information about any of our specialist services for adults with learning disabilities, or to make an enquiry or referral, please contact us.