Tenfold supports our member organisations to improve services and opportunities for people with learning disabilities.
Our aim is to drive positive change. We do this by connecting people, sharing information, campaigning, networking and events and being passionate about what we do!
Tenfold has almost 100 member organisations, all voluntary, community and faith sector organisations who work with and for people who have learning disabilities in Leeds.
We facilitate strong relationships across our membership by working across all sectors, using partnership working, facilitating collaboration, bringing members together and connecting with decision makers.
Tenfold provides specialist support in Leeds to the area of Learning Disability. We have built up excellent working relationships with partners in the third sector, with the council, including care management teams and commissioners, and with colleagues from across all areas of health services in the city.
We work in ways that ensure service users’ voices are heard and that services are designed to be person-centred and tailored to priority and individual needs.
We support collaboration and networking across our membership and wider partnerships, and we deliver information, events and campaigns to raise awareness of the issues facing learning disabled people.
Tenfold is seen as the ‘go to’ organisation for learning disability information, knowledge and sign-posting in the city, and we are proud of our excellent reputation.
Tenfold member organisations, staff and service users are involved in all the strategic groups in Leeds. These include:
Leeds Learning Disability Partnership Board
Learning Disability Health Task Group
Transforming Care Programme Board
Better Lives Leeds Board Community Task Group
Information & Resources
Committed to improving the lives of children and young people with learning difficulties and disabilities through supporting high quality education.
Provides a high standard of, care, specialist further education and employment services to enable people with learning disabilities to realise their full potential.
Open Future Learning provides online training for frontline learning disability support staff.
Funded by the Department for Education Preparing for Adulthood seeks to help young people with Special Educational Needs and disabilities to have equal life chances as they move into adulthood.
Learning Disability Organisations
Works to promote the rights, quality of life and opportunities of people with learning disabilities and their families.
Membership organisation bringing together people with learning disabilities, families, professionals and organisations.
Latest Strategic Information
Leeds Learning Disability Partnership Board Strategy 2015 – 2018 ‘Being Me’
Leeds Learning Disability Partnership Board Strategy 2015 – 2018 ‘Being Me’ It sets out the priorities for the Partnership Board and its members over the next three years.
The three main areas were decided by people with learning disabilities and they reflect the issues that are important to them.
- Being Safe
- Being Well
- Being Connected
These three themes form the focus of the strategy and will drive the work of the Partnership Board over the coming years.
Latest Learning Disability news from Forum Central
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Monday 6.00pm to 7.30pm Social Group for adults with learning disabilities Sugar Mill Business Park, Oakhurst Avenue LS11 7HL Wednesday 5.00pm to 7.00pm Family Fun Sugar Mill Business Park, Oakhurst Avenue LS11 7HL Thursday 1.45pm to 2.45pm Dancercise St Mary’s [...]