Who won the general election? Easy News makes the result easier to understand for people with a learning disability

Disability charity, United Response, has published Issue 27 of its award-winning accessible news magazine, Easy News.Read more

Mayor of Greater Manchester wants to unlock employment potential of people with a learning disability

Disability charity, United Response, hosted a working lunch event on Friday 16th June to celebrate the positive work that is being carried out in Greater Manchester to help unlock the employment potential of the 65,000 people with learning disabilities living in the area.Read more

Warrens Bakery rolls out their support for the ROC 5K fun run

Warrens Bakery has generously provided the Cornish pasties for The ROC 5K charity fun run every year since the event was first established nearly 4 years ago. This year, they have increased their support.Read more

Mayor of Greater Manchester and local MP attend event to unlock employment potential of people with a learning disability

United Response is hosting a working lunch event on Friday 16th June to celebrate the positive work being carried out in Greater Manchester for people with learning disabilities.Read more

Adapted bike transforms the lives of people with disabilities in York

Thanks to donations from York’s generous community, disability charity United Response managed to raise an incredible £4,000 to buy an adapted bike for the people they support.Read more

Easy News 2017 Manifesto Special out now!

Disability charity, United Response, has today published a unique, unbiased, easy read guide to the main political parties’ manifestos ahead of the June general election.Read more

Truro College launch new shirt for the ROC 5K fun run

Sponsor Truro and Penwith College is proud to unveil the new eye catching colour of this year’s running shirt for The ROC 5K charity fun run.Read more

UK’s major care leaders publish 2017 “Care Crisis Manifesto”

Learning Disability Voices, the leading coalition of not-for-profit, private and voluntary sector providers of learning disability care services, has today launched its 2017 Care Crisis Manifesto which can be read here.Read more

United Response launches new Community Donation Station in the heart of Cheriton

The Community Network, nestled in the heart of Cheriton High Street, run by disability charity United Response, is launching a ‘Community Donation Station’ to generate funds for the community.Read more

GWR bonanza ahead of ROC 5K fun run

Great Western Railway (GWR) has recently announced the award of a grant of £49,357 to the disability charity which operates the forthcoming annual ROC 5K fun run in Truro for which GWR is a major sponsor.Read more

Latest Issue of Easy News covers the snap election

Disability charity, United Response, has published Issue 26 of the award-winning accessible news magazine, Easy News.Read more

Every Vote Counts - Free resources launched to make voting easier to understand for people with learning disabilities

National disability charity, United Response, is launching a set of updated, free, easy read resources today.Read more

Enjoy cakes and great company at United Response’s coffee fundraiser in Chesterfield

Disability charity, United Response, is holding a coffee fundraiser in Chesterfield on Saturday 6th May to raise money for people the charity supports in the community.Read more

United Response welcomes report on learning disability support, but calls for urgent action on funding

National disability charity, United Response, has responded to the publication of The Public Accounts Committee’s report on local support for people with learning disabilities, today.Read more

Richard Chappell in Paignton dance ensemble

Led by outstanding British dancer and choreographer Richard Chappell, ROC Creative is hosting a dance platform at the Palace Theatre on Saturday 6th May.Read more

Maidstone woman fulfils dream of taking on the London Marathon

Jennifer Fissenden, 33, from Maidstone will hit the streets of the capital on 23rd April to take on the London Marathon in aid of disability charity United Response.Read more

Chipstead woman takes on her 14th London Marathon in aid of disability charity

Kate Knight, from Chipstead, will take to the streets of London on 23rd April to run her 14th marathon for national disability charity, United Response.Read more

Kensington resident runs London Marathon to make a real difference

Christopher O’Neill, 24, from Kensington, is taking on his first ever marathon to raise vital funds for disability charity, United Response.Read more

PKF Francis Clark explore new route for the ROC 5K fun run

PKF Francis Clark recently deployed a senior team to take time out to explore the exciting new route for this year’s event.Read more

Birmingham woman takes on the London Marathon to prove “you can do anything you put your mind to”

Anna Palmer, 32, from Birmingham, will take on the London Marathon for the first time on 23rd April to raise money for disability charity United Response.Read more

Harris Begley and the Penventon Park Hotel invite local business teams to go egg-head to egg-head, for an Executive Gala Quiz Night in aid of ROC Wellbeing

The Executive Gala Quiz Night was recently launched by Ian Harris and Rajesh Joshi, together with quiz master Nathan Nicholson.Read more

One million disabled people blocked from work, finds CSJ

According to a new report by the Centre for Social Justice (CSJ), one million disabled people who are currently out of work want to find employment, but are blocked from doing so.Read more

Torquay pals take on first marathon together in aid of people with disabilities

Two good friends from Torquay, Nancy Fowler, 47, and Sam Darke, 50, are taking on the London Marathon together on 23rd April 2017 for the first time.Read more

Pub quiz in Welwyn Village to raise vital funds for disability charity

A local fundraising champion, Nikki Cowen, is hosting a pub quiz in Welwyn Village on Saturday 25th March, to raise vital funds for disability charity United Response.Read more