Who We Are
At Walsingham Support, we do things differently.
We are Walsingham Support, a charity that has been supporting people with learning disabilities, autism, brain injuries and complex needs across England and Wales since 1986. We pride ourselves on putting the individuals we support at the centre of everything that we do enabling us to deliver truly person-centred support solutions that provide independence and happiness.
How we work
Everybody is different. We don’t just acknowledge that – we celebrate it, and that means offering more than a standard, one-size-fits-all service. It means delivering specifically tailored support for every single person we work with, custom made to…
Our vision, mission and values
Our vision is an equal and diverse society, in which people with disabilities are citizens in their own right who are supported to be happy and to reach their full potential.
Our success as an organisation has been built on the passionate and committed staff that become part of Walsingham Support. They all manage to combine the highest levels of professionalism with a positive ‘can-do’ attitude, while never losing the personal…
Back in the 1980s, people with learning disabilities would often end up in large, long-stay institutions, many miles away from their families, because there was a lack of appropriate community-based facilities and social care services that could cater…
For Walsingham Support, it’s not just about the support we deliver, it’s about the happiness this can provide.
Finding my independence
Brian has a physical disability and cerebral palsy. He struggles with his confidence and was worried he would require support at his new job. In 2010, he moved from a large institution into one of Walsingham Support’s extra care services. He now lives…
Just another day at the office
Donna has always had self-esteem issues, but her confidence took a big hit after suffering from some health issues.