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Waymarks welcomes new Director

Waymarks News
6 March 2019

Waymarks is delighted to welcome Simon Blyghton as our new Director. Simon has held a number of senior roles across the Dimensions Group, most recently as Regional Managing Director for Dimensions’ South Region and previously as Director of Performance across the Group. Simon says, “I’d like to extend my thanks and best wishes to my […]

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‘Recovery’ model proving successful

Waymarks News
18 January 2019

In line with the Waymarks model of fading out of someone’s life after 7-10 years, eight of the people Waymarks supports are now assessed as no longer needing the specialist support the charity provides. With Waymarks’ clinical and operational support, he or she will have challenged and changed his/her own thinking and thought patterns. He […]

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Dimensions to welcome new Chair

Waymarks News
12 July 2018

We are pleased to announce that Nick Baldwin CBE has been appointed to serve as the new Chair of the Dimensions Board, succeeding Helen Baker. Nick will bring with him a wealth of hugely relevant leadership experience and expertise in supporting people with learning disabilities and autism. He served as the Chair of Ambitious about […]

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Supporting richer lives through the Inclusion Web

Waymarks News
9 May 2018

Last year Waymarks adopted the ‘Inclusion Web’ as a model underpinning the support we offer. Originally developed by the National Development Team for Inclusion (NDTI), the Inclusion Web is a tool to help providers get to know people better, to work with them to achieve a more included life, and to track progress. The Inclusion […]

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Information Governance

Waymarks News
26 October 2017

Dimensions Group has a ‘Caldicott Guardian’ This person is responsible for making sure that Waymarks uses information about people legally and appropriately, and that we maintain confidentiality. This includes personal information about people we support, their relatives and people who work for us. As well as making sure that any systems and processes we use […]

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Leading fuller lives: the Inclusion Web

Waymarks News
13 September 2017

Originally developed by NDTI, the Inclusion Web is a tool to help providers get to know people better, to work with them to achieve a more included life, and to track progress. Although just one of a number of alternative approaches in this area, Waymarks has chosen to use it to help the people we […]

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