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The Challenge!

Whether it’s a pair of red socks to bring a pop of awareness or an all-out crimson campaign we’re asking you to help us paint the town red by wearing red for the day!

Be daring and dye your hair auburn, whack on a ruby red lip or step out in scarlet shoes!

Do you want to get your company, workplace, school or community involved? Become one of our Red Reps. You’ll receive our Get Red-Day fundraising pack, access to resources and dedicated staff to help you make your day simply Red!

So, Let’s Get Red-day…. to Rumble!
Sign up to become a Red Rep today!

(And watch out for the Snap team on Twitter!)

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Working with Eastenders on Autism Storyline

Eastenders, Linda and Mick Carter photoNational Autistic Society's Director of External Affairs, Jane Harris, said: 
“We were absolutely delighted when EastEnders contacted us to say that they were planning to introduce an autistic character into the show. We jumped at the chance to be involved with the storyline because we recognised that it was a fantastic opportunity to help millions of viewers understand more about autism.

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Disability and Driving

With the majority of adults in the UK holding a full driving licence, there is a lot to think about when it comes to driving even more so when you have a disability or health condition.

This month Charlene points out some of the main points to consider in regards to:

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  • Driving Licence
  • Insurance
  • Road Tax
  • Blue Badge Parking Scheme

Download the full article here

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Princess Diana's goddaughter charms everyone on This Morning!

Doctor's told Rosa Monkton her daughter Dominica, who has Down's syndrome would never walk or talk. On This Morning, Dominica proudly shows everyone her first paycheck - which she's already allocated to buy make-up and going for a drink with her family!

Listen to the interview and hear how Dominica is continuing Diana's legacy through their charity Team Dominica

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Mental and Physical Health: Why they go hand in hand

30% of the UK population have long term physical disabilities with more than 4 million of these people also developing mental health problems.

The promotion of positive mental health can often be overlooked when treating a physical condition. It is essential in client-led rehabilitation for all health care professionals to access and treat people holistically encompassing both physical and mental health needs to maximise the outcome and wellbeing for their clients.

This article explores their important relationship & the impact on therapeutic success.

Read the full article here

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Nannytax is the UK’s leading’s payroll provider for nanny employers. From Payroll and HR support to pension and insurance services, Nannytax offers a complete nanny employment service for you and your family. Ensuring all your employment responsibilities are covered.  

Click here for great offers for Snap Newsletter Readers

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A Snap client and her support worker tell their story...

We were thrilled when one of our clients and their support worker agreed to share their experiences for our newsletter readers. Being a new mum is daunting for anyone, but if you have an Acquired Brain Injury this can be even more so. Read how the understanding and support of Nichola helped Lauren from when her baby was just 8 weeks old and still supports her with her daughter now aged 6 years old.

We love sharing real stories like this that demonstrate how important having the right support is - and what a fabulous job our Snap candidates do!

If you'd like to share your personal story, we'd love to hear it!
Please email Jackie@snapcare.co.uk  or call on 020 7729 2200

Read Lauren and Nichola's stories here.

 
 
Teenager Sohana has Epidermolysis Bullosa. Sohana lives in excruciating pain from the skin condition and goes to great lengths to protect her fragile 'butterfly' skin.

Give as You Live

How YOU can help children like Sohana...

As you have seen in the clip above, Sohana and others with EB, have to endure pain every single day. I first met Sohana and her family when she was a toddler. The stress the condition put on the whole family was unimaginable.

What can you do to help?

Everyone can do a very simple thing to help raise much-needed funds to ultimately find a cure for this debilitating condition - shop through Give As You Live.
And it costs you nothing.

It's so easy to do:

  1. Sign up using the link below
  2. Select your favourite store and shop
  3. Download the app and add as a favourite webpage to remind
  4. Share with a friend & get another £5.00 donated


If you sign up through this link, Cure EB will receive an extra £5.00 - so please sign up today!
 

Share with a friend and raise £5 for your charity

Thank you, Sally Britton, MD Snap Care 

Have something to share?

If you have a favourite video clip, app, website, book, local provision... why not send us the details so we can share with Snap News readers. We'd also love to hear about new technology and equipment, activities and resources that you particularly like. 
Send your nuggets to jackie@snapcare.co.uk or call Jackie on 020 7729 2200 
 


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