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.
19 April, 2017
Marc, who is supported at one of our services in Chester, took the trip of a lifetime in February to visit the Gunjur Project in Gambia, West Africa. Marc became involved with the Gunjur Project through his involvement with LIVE, a small charity in Chester. The Project ensures visitors and volunteers leave making a positive…
13 April, 2017
The link between learning disability and dementia is becoming increasingly understood, with the topic of dementia in particular gaining mounting coverage in the media in recent months. However, these conversations are only throwing light onto an issue that clearly needs more attention in order for better care and support to be given to people with…
12 April, 2017
We recently launched a revised version of our Corporate Strategy, in which we reinforce our commitment to developing and sharing sector-leading knowledge and skills in practice areas important to us. One of these areas is dementia. The Dementia Special Interest Group (DSIG) was set up a number of years ago as a way to respond…
17 April, 2017
As most people know our block contract with Derbyshire came to an end after 10 years. The change to our contract affected everyone both staff and learners. Learners now have a direct payment and some people had a reduction of hours within the Lifelong learning hubs. After many consultations we were also in the position…
10 April, 2017
Laura moved to MacIntyre in the spring of 2016: a vibrant, social and active young lady who especially enjoys music, swimming and eating out. Swimming was a very much loved activity and still is. For years, Laura went every Tuesday, without fail. Laura came to expect it and it was important to her. We learnt…
3 April, 2017
One of the best parts of my job is getting out and about to different services and meeting the people we support and staff. I enjoying seeing the way staff support people and the Great Interactions that take place. I visited Brookes Road one day and the person being supported was getting agitated with the…