Challenging Behaviour Foundation

Challenging Behaviour Foundation

Charity information

Challenging Behaviour Foundation

The Challenging Behaviour Foundation supports families who care for those with severe learning disabilities and whose behaviour might challenge.

Founded 1997

  • Mission statement

    The Challenging Behaviour Foundation exists to demonstrate that individuals with severe learning disabilities who are described as having challenging behaviour can enjoy normal life opportunities when their behaviour is properly understood and they receive appropriate individualised support.

    The Challenging Behaviour Foundation provides free information and support to families and works with professionals and other stakeholders through education, information, research and partnership working to influence national policy and practice.

  • Aims

    Challenging Behaviour Foundation aims to:

    • To provide information, support and workshops for family carers and professionals caring for individuals with severe learning disabilities and challenging behaviour.
    • To highlight the needs of those with challenging behaviour and to influence policy on their behalf.
    • To demonstrate how local service provision for individuals with severe learning disabilities and challenging behaviour can be improved, and to actively facilitate such provision on a national basis.
    • To promote research into challenging behaviour associated with severe learning disabilities and to disseminate the results of such research so that practical benefits are gained.
  • Overview

    Established: February 1997

    Registered Charity Number: 1060714

    Board members: 5

    Full time staff: 6

    Part time staff: 10

    Volunteers: 35

    Phone number: 01634 838739

    Address: The Old Courthouse New Road Avenue Chatham Kent ME4 6BE

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