The Hive (Halifax) Ltd

The Hive (Halifax) Ltd

Charity information

The Hive (Halifax) Ltd

The Hive provides education, training and advice to adults with a learning disability and their families via a wide range of activities all designed to encourage a more independent lifestyle.

Founded 2010

  • Mission statement

    The Hive will provide specialised training for adults with learning disabilities primarily within Calderdale but not exclusively. Services will be developed in a wide area of activities which will be delivered in a warm, friendly and caring environment.

    The Hive will follow the principles set out in the Governments White Paper “Valuing People” A strategy for learning disability for the 21st Century.

    It underpins civil rights, independence, choice and inclusion for people with learning disabilities, giving people the chance to lead full and purposeful lives within their community and to develop skills through a range of activities and develop friendships and relationships. It states Day Services should be flexible and meet individual needs through training, education and links with employment.

    The Hive will allow choice and control through advocacy and a person-centred approach to services and support. The objectives are to improve people’s self-esteem, confidence and personal development and breakdown social isolation. People will have more fulfilling lives, be less reliant on staff and have developed some independent social networks and friendships. The Hive allows choice and control through advocacy and a person-centred approach to services and support. All training is undertaken with aim of maximising independence and minimising dependence.

  • Aims

    The Hive (Halifax) Ltd aims to:

    • To provide high quality training to adults with a learning disability with the aim of promoting a more independent lifestyle.
  • Overview

    Established: July 2010

    Registered Charity Number: 1139757

    Board members: 9

    Full time staff: 1

    Part time staff: 2

    Volunteers: 9

    Phone number: 01422 323822

    Address: Unit 15 Hanson Lane Enterprise Centre Halifax West Yorkshire HX1 5PG

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