Our Christmas appeal

This year, help us give the gift of communication. Check out our social media to learn how technology helps people with learning disabilities communicate.Read more

What now for social care: The forgotten issue of Autumn Statement

Social care was conspicuous by its absence from the Chancellor’s Autumn Statement last week. What does this mean for the social care crisis?Read more

Finding work with a learning disability: Kevin & Andrew's story

Only 5.8% of people with learning disabilities are in employment. Read how Kevin and Andrew fought the odds to find jobs at Tesco and Anfield StadiumRead more

Tony takes his message to the heart of Parliament thanks to his local MP

Tony, who is supported by United Response in Chesterfield, had the opportunity to meet his local MP in Parliament. Read more about how he got on.Read more

Today is the day to #TellPhil

Today is the day we start tweeting Chancellor Philip Hammond about the current state of social care in the UK. Please tweet and #TellPhil to properly fund social care.Read more

Two Ticks scheme is now Disability Confident

Disability Confident, a new and improved scheme from the Government has just been introduced, replacing Two Ticks. Here's what it means.Read more

How we’re tackling learning disability and autism hate crime

Hate crime is a prevalent issue for people with disabilities. That's why we're supporting Dimensions' 'I'm With Sam' campaign against learning disability and autism hate crime.Read more

A happy retirement after 20 years

Veronica Astor, the founder and service manager of Oakfield Day Service in Liverpool, is retiring. We find out how she got started, how social care has changed, and what she’s most proud of in her 20 year career with United Response.Read more

What does the Government’s Green Paper mean for the disability employment gap?

On Monday, the Government published their eagerly awaited consultation asking how to transform employment prospects for disabled people. Find out more about what this means and how we're responding.Read more

How to create a video postcard

We're re-launching Postcards from the Edges -- this time asking you what good social care is and why it's important. Here's how you can make a video postcard.Read more

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