Learn more about the breadth and quality of Humankind's work across communities in the North of England. Watch some useful videos, and download useful resources. Use the filter below to find resources for you.
"...NHS England then sought advice on accessing the patient voice from WY-FI (West Yorkshire Finding Independence) – a third sector partnership of organisations (lead organisation: [Humankind]) and funded by the Big Lottery Fund who are experienced in involving ‘experts by experience’..." read report, p6.
Liverpool John Moores University published an independent report on the North Yorkshire Horizons Adult Drug & Alcohol Service in December 2016. It's a detailed report that has some really positive things to say about the service model used and the participation of Peer Mentors.
The Care Quality Commission's report begins..."We found the involvement of people who used the service was integral to the development of services provided by Humankind (DISC). There were well embedded processes in place to gather and take account of the views of people who used the service."
The best practice report says: “The success of the programme is a reflection of the high levels of personal support from Humankind (DISC) staff and a curriculum that incorporates high quality work experience.”
Debby speaks about the support her partner and she received at our North Yorkshire Horizons Service. See our North Yorkshire Horizons videos.
For over 20 years, Humankind's GOALs project has provided life enriching support services across County Durham for adults with learning disabilities. See our GOALs videos.
Ofsted say Humankind (formerly DISC) is an Outstanding learning provider: "This provider is outstanding because: Learners develop excellent personal, social and employability skills. They make significant progress towards becoming self-assured, confident and courteous and better prepared for life and work."