Our latest news
Making Infection Prevention and Control work in a community setting
We spoke to our Community Lives team about the work they have been doing behind the scenes to keep the people we support and our colleagues safe from COVID-19 and other infections.
Leading Supported Employment Service achieves Support With Confidence accreditation for 8th year!
Optalis Supported Employment Service is proud to have achieved Support with Confidence (SWC) accreditation for the 8th year. The team provide specialist coaching, training & employment support
Optalis Star Awards Winners 2020
Each year, the Optalis Star Awards allow us the opportunity to shine a light on the teams and individuals who have gone the extra mile to deliver services.
Optalis teams celebrate 10 years
Team across the Optalis organisation celebrated the tenth anniversary this month with a series of events.
A problem shared – Finding support to improve and innovate with our new Peripatetic Team
Optalis launch a new peripatetic service to support local providers to deliver safe and effective care.
Jackie scoops award for winning Community Lives logo competition
Our Community Lives Service has a new logo to make it easier for people to recognise our ongoing transformation. Find out how the logo was created by one of the people we support
10 stories for 10 years project
Optalis celebrated 10 years of helping colleagues and customers to fulfil their potential! During the summer we celebrated some of our achievements and milestones with a series of articles.
Lifting spirits through letters
Maddie, aged 14 talked about writing letters to residents as part of her Bronze Duke of Edinburgh award. The benefits it brought to herself and the people receiving them.
Re-connecting in the summer sun!
Customers from our RBWM Community Lives services celebrated the summer arriving with a fun day of games in the park. The group were joined by friends from our other services and local community homes.
Introducing Bella Dinu, our new Peripatetic Team Leader
We are delighted to introduce Bella Dinu, our new Peripatetic Team Leader
A look back at 35 years of Oakfield Court.
We met up with the tenants and staff from the supported living scheme, to reflect on the service 35 years after if first opened its doors.
During the pandemic or workforce has been stretched and challenged unlike ever before. The physical and emotional toll on staff became a priority issue for us as employers.