MacIntyre are a national charity providing support to
people with learning disabilities for 50 years
We have a number of great opportunities to join our teams across the country supporting adults with learning disabilities.
Whether it’s hosting a Tea Party or running a marathon there are all sorts of events you could do and raise money for MacIntyre at the same time.
MacIntyre School Wingrave is a vibrant, creative and diverse community where we encourage each other to achieve all we can in a safe and healthy environment.
Contact for further information on any of our services, how you can get involved, work for us or make an enquiry.
26 June, 2017
We have teamed up with Café Balti in Wolverton, Milton Keynes and award-winning Chef Baul Miah for a fantastic curry night to raise money for MacIntyre. Whether you’re a spice-craving Vindaloo fan or you prefer a creamy and comforting Korma, there will be plenty of choice on offer at the all you can eat buffet,…
23 June, 2017
This week is Shared Lives Week, which aims to recognise all of the great Shared Lives Carers out there and shining a light on the great opportunities that Shared Lives schemes bring to the people we support. To celebrate this, each day this week we have been sharing stories about some of our brilliant Shared…
22 June, 2017
In 2016, authors Jo Allmond and Joy Thomas met at the Hawkesbury Upton Literary Festival. After discovering that they were both mothers and carers of disabled children, and realising that there was a need to help others with a disability to have a voice, the idea for Silent Voices was born. Silent Voices is a…
26 June, 2017
Is meditation the way forward to help people with ASD (Autistic Spectrum Disorder) deal with anxiety? Sam grabs and holds on to people, Alex shouts and shows his aggressive face, Mary cries, Barry takes it out on parents when he goes home at night and David won’t get in the taxi to go home at…
19 June, 2017
I feel very honoured to have been given the task of mentoring staff across our school site to work towards their Competent Practitioner award in Intensive Interaction. Whilst collecting video evidence of interactions, I have been filled with joy at what I have witnessed. Such Great Interactions using the principles of Intensive Interaction. Seeing staff…
12 June, 2017
When bad things happen in the world it can be difficult enough to talk about them to our friends and family, let alone to the people we support who may not understand fully or could be affected by darkness more deeply than the general public. The temptation is definitely there to shelter people. Switch off…