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How simple adjustments by employees can make all the difference to deaf people

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A 2016 survey by Totaljobs found that one in four deaf people have quit their job due to discrimination and 47% reported receiving no specific support or guidance from employers. (more…)

Rhythmic Collision showcased at film premiere

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A film aimed at changing the attitudes towards disability premiered in London last week, featuring Surrey Choices’ Rhythmic Collision dance company.  (more…)

Pop-Up Art Gallery raises money for The Kent, Surrey & Sussex Air Ambulance Trust

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We have raised money for the Kent, Surrey & Sussex Air Ambulance Trust by offering affordable pieces of art to the community.
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Come and visit our Pop-Up Art Gallery!

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Our Pop-Up Art Gallery has opened offering affordable pieces of work exhibiting work from our customers who have a range of disabilities.
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Shared Lives goes from strength to strength in Surrey

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Our Shared Lives service is provided by carefully chosen single people, couples or families who offer support and accommodation within their own households. The people they support live or stay as part of the Shared Lives Carers’ family having been carefully matched by experienced teams at Surrey Choices.
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Surrey Choices celebrated achievements of employees at their Annual Achievers Awards 2018

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We had our first staff Annual Achievers Awards event this week, paying tribute to the exceptional achievements of company employees.
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Mayor’s Award presented to our Guildford Community Group

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Our Guildford Community Group are celebrating after receiving an award for their service to the community.

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Surrey Choices Growth Team helped build a forest school in Bagshot

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The Surrey Choices’ Growth Team have been out in force with chainsaws and strimmers at Connaught school who now have a forest school to offer to pupils.
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Surrey Choices celebrate World Autism Awareness Week

World Autism Awareness Week has kick started and the aim is to help make the world a friendlier place for those affected by the condition.
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Gender Pay Gap Reporting Statement

Surrey Choices are an employer required by law to carry out Gender Pay Gap Reporting under the Equality Act 2010 (Gender Pay Gap Information) Regulations 2017.  The challenge across Great Britain is to eliminate any gender pay inequality: as an equal opportunities employer, Surrey Choices fully supports this initiative.

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Carolyn awarded Most Inspirational Social Care Professional

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Our  employment support specialist is celebrating after winning a prestigious award at the National Autistic Society’s Autism Professional Awards 2018.

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Our employment specialist is shortlisted for The Autism Professional Awards

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Our employment support specialist, Carolyn Tucker has been shortlisted for a coveted award after being recognised for helping people on the autism spectrum to secure employment.

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Surrey Choices to feature in new Channel 5 series

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Social care provider Surrey Choices will feature on a new Channel 5 series starting today.

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Putting dignity at the heart of our services

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Surrey Choices are proud to be supporting Dignity Action Day 2018 on February 1st, a day ensuring people who use care services are treated with dignity, and are given choice, independence and control in their daily lives.
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Waitrose and Kristof win a Making a Difference award

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We were delighted to celebrate the success of our EmployAbility service at our recent awards event where we highlighted what a difference being within a work environment can make to our customers lives.

Over the past year, we have helped 900 people with autism or a learning, physical or sensory disability to find work placements through our Surrey Choices EmployAbility service. However, it’s not just our customers who have seen the advantages – some of the biggest employers in the country have benefitted from adding hard working, enthusiastic and skilled individuals to their teams.
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West Central coffee shop and Heather scoop a Making a Difference award

Heather Dallow, Claire Ball, Ashley Cooke, Penny Fell

Over the past year, we have helped 900 people with autism or a learning, physical or sensory disability to find work placements through our Surrey Choices EmployAbility service.

The success of the service was celebrated recently at our Making a Difference awards where we highlighted what a difference being within a work environment can make to our customers lives.  However, it’s not just our customers who have seen the advantages – some of the biggest employers in the country have benefitted from adding hard working, enthusiastic and skilled individuals to their teams.
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Emma and her paint brushes win a Making a Difference award

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Over the past year, we have helped 900 people with autism or a learning, physical or sensory disability to find work placements through our Surrey Choices EmployAbility service.

The success of the service was celebrated recently at our Making a Difference awards where we highlighted what a difference being within a work environment can make to our customers lives.  However, it’s not just our customers who have seen the advantages – some of the biggest employers in the country have benefitted from adding hard working, enthusiastic and skilled individuals to their teams.
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Production Assistant Lewis Barlow-Hyde and Channel 4 recognised for a Making a Difference award

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Over the past year, we have helped 900 people with autism or a learning, physical or sensory disability to find work placements through our Surrey Choices EmployAbility service.

The success of the service was celebrated recently at our Making A Difference awards where we highlighted what a difference being within a work environment can make to our customers lives.  However, it’s not just our customers who have seen the advantages – some of the biggest employers in the country have benefitted from adding hard working, enthusiastic and skilled individuals to their teams.
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Genuine Solutions rewarded for supported employment at our Making a Difference awards

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Over the past year, we have helped 900 people with autism or a learning, physical or sensory disability to find work placements through our Surrey Choices EmployAbility service.

The success of the service was celebrated recently at our Making a Difference awards where we highlighted what a difference being within a work environment can make to our customers lives.  However, it’s not just our customers who have seen the advantages – some of the biggest employers in the country have benefitted from adding hard working, enthusiastic and skilled individuals to their teams.
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Catt wins a Making a Difference award helping with model railway components

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Over the past year, we have helped 900 people with autism or a learning, physical or sensory disability to find work placements through our Surrey Choices EmployAbility service.

The success of the service was celebrated recently at our Making a Difference awards where we highlighted what a difference being within a work environment can make to our customers lives.  However, it’s not just our customers who have seen the advantages – some of the biggest employers in the country have benefitted from adding hard working, enthusiastic and skilled individuals to their teams.
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