This can mean they can have difficulty:
- Understanding new or complex information
- Learning new skills
- Being independent
At MacIntyre, we see the person, not their disability. We provide learning, support and care for more than 1,500 children, young people and adults who have a learning disability across the country, and we tailor the support that we provide to each individual’s needs.
Our range of person centred approaches including Great Interactions, Positive Behaviour Support and Intensive Interaction, mean that we support each individual to live a life that makes sense to them.
We understand that each child, young person or adult with autism that we support is unique.
We have expertise in supporting people with dementia or at risk of developing dementia.
We believe that everyone, irrespective of the complexity of his or her needs, wants to and does communicate.
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