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Focus Friends create a Wellness Check-in form

Wokingham Focused Friends have been working on a fabulous project to encourage all to talk about their mental health.

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Community Lives Team collaborated with Maidenhead FC to hold 'Walking Football' sessions

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Optalis Supported Employment team supporting Wokingham Borough Council's project to make employment support it offers to residents more accessible

Anyone who needs some help with their career can now contact the council’s employment outreach team by phone 0118 977 8650, Monday to Friday, 10am to 3pm, or email employmentoutreach@wokingham.gov.uk.

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Optalis Celebrate Dignity Action Day 2022

This year, our customers and colleagues celebrated Dignity Action Day in lots of different ways, including lunch and learn sessions, stop the clock activities and mini cultural days.

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Setting up job seekers for success

Optalis Supported Employment Service's new venture is seeing positive results, in its first few months of operations. The new vocational training programme is called Ability Cleaning

Quality update

Maintaining 100% Compliance in all CQC registered services.

Optalis have adopted an approach of continual improvement across its services, with the implementation of a strengthened Governance and Quality Assurance Team in 2017

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Community Lives joins a Tree Planting Day at Ockwells Park

A group from Community Lives joined a Tree Planting Day at Ockwells Park. The group had a great morning supporting their local community and doing their part for the environment.

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Care provider celebrates Good in all registered services after CQC inspection!

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Customers from Community Lives services at Oakbridge and Boyn Grove centres enjoy a Dance Workshop

Customers from Community Lives services at Oakbridge and Boyn Grove centres were invited to a Dance Workshop run by 4Motion CIC. Everyone had a great time and left feeling really energised.