Minstead Training Trust Limited

Minstead Training Trust Limited

Charity information

Minstead Training Trust Limited

The Minstead Training Trust supports adults with learning disabilities through providing education and training to help people lead more independent lives.

Founded 1986

  • Mission statement

    The Minstead Training Trust believes that people with learning disabilities can lead more independent and meaningful lives and live as full citizens in our society.

    Our mission is to provide individualised training and education for adults with learning disabilities to enable them to develop new skills, lead a fulfilled life and progress to greater independence in society. Delivered in an inspirational setting, with dedicated and experienced staff who appreciate the individual and do this tailored to the pace and ability of each person.

    We specifically provide:
    Day service activities including work-based training in horticulture, animal care and woodwork; independent living skills in literacy, numeracy and social skills; and arts and sport.

    Supported living in the community

    Residential care for adults with more complex needs.

    We support the full range of learning disabilities including people with downs syndrome, fragile-x syndrome, autism and Asperger's as well as epilepsy and other health issues commonly related to learning disabilities.

  • Aims

    Minstead Training Trust Limited aims to:

    • To enhance people's quality of life by developing their maturity, self-respect, independence and giving them opportunities to develop new skills and meet new challenges in all areas of their life
    • To provide a transitional learning environment concerned with the development of the whole person.
    • To enhance quality of life by providing a safe, comfortable and challenging living and learning environment to help maximise their potential physical, intellectual, emotional and social capacity.
  • Overview

    Established: January 1986

    Registered Charity Number: 1053319

    Board members: 7

    Full time staff: 28

    Part time staff: 28

    Volunteers: 61

    Phone number: 02380812297

    Address: Minstead Training Trust Minstead Lodge Nr Lyndhurst Hampshire SO43 7FT

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