July 21, 2019

So Summer holidays have begun and we are starting to worry! As much as we love to spend time with our families, 6 weeks is a long time! And for those of us that have family members with Additional Learning Needs or Disabilities - it can be a lonely time. Here at CanDo...

June 6, 2019

Since writing my dissertation on Additional Learning Needs many years ago, I've always been interested in how much input ALN pupils have in their learning. It's something that I feel very strongly about. We cannot squeeze a child or any person in particular into a one...

July 22, 2018

According to research in October 2017 by Cerebra, there are 147,336 adults that are eligible for Direct Payments in Wales. Out of that 147,336 there has only been a take up of 5,859 direct payments. That’s less than 4%. This article explores the benefits of direct paym...

July 22, 2018

Some of our adult Weds team were incredibly lucky to attend the Swansea Special Sports Festival today. I'm very proud of them - for many it was their first time performing to a crowd and they took it in their stride. There was a hiccup when the music stopped but ever t...