About us

We are people with and without learning difficulties and/or autism, working and learning together. Read more

Accessibility

Read our policy on accessibility for our site Read more

Ali Websper

SENCo and Curriculum Lead Read more

Amplified (music industry skills)

We work in a music studio. We take bookings and look after the equipment. We help organise gigs and make sure other people know about them. We learn about the music industry. We have fun! Read more

Ann Marie Lillis

Supporter - Discovery Catering Non-Executive Director Self Advocate Read more

Apply for a job

Apply for our current job openings here Read more

Apply to volunteer

An online webform to apply for our volunteering opportunities. Read more

Be Seen, Be Heard (awareness raising in schools)

We talk about things that have happened to us. We show young people what people with learning difficulties are really like. We talk to them about how we want to be treated. We have fun! Read more

Commissions and bespoke items

Eco Shed specialises in hand making items from reclaimed wood and other materials. Do you want a unique item of furniture or a household item? Contact us to talk through what you need. Read more

Contact us

Details of our office addresses, phone number and email address. Contact us directly using our contact form. Read more

Courses

As part of our groups and projects, you can do a course and get a qualification. Read more

Co-working and co-production

We work in a way that we call co-production. This means working together as equals in all parts of our work. People are real decision makers about the support they have. Read more

Discovery Catering (cooking)

We plan meals. We prepare and cook food together. We learn about washing and drying up properly. We make food for events in the community. The kitchen is a happy place! We eat together and have fun. Read more

Discovery Catering Cafe

Come and try our delicious, nutritious and great value food! We hold regular pop-up cafés serving vegetarian and vegan meals, cakes and drinks. Our food is freshly prepared by adults with and without learning difficulties and/or autism. Read more

Eco Shed (woodwork)

We design and make objects from wood. We make lots of things that are good for wildlife. We sell the things we make and spend the money on Eco Shed. We have fun! Read more

Gemma Cooper

Project Lead - Supported Internships (Medway) Read more

Graham Swan

Flexible Cover Supporter Read more

Group support

Our projects and support aim to provide a stepping stone towards greater independence for people with learning difficulties and/or autism. Read more

Helena Jennings

Head of Supported Employment Children and Young People Safeguarding Lead Read more

How we work (Policies and Procedures)

Information about how we work in our Supported Internships programme, along with our Policies and Procedures Read more

How you can help

Do you like what we do? We would love you to support our work to make sure that people with learning difficulties and/or autism are treated equally and valued as individuals. Read more

Jason Tyrrell

Teaching Assistant, Work Coach and Supporter Read more

Joe McDaniel

Project Lead - Life Choices Read more

Julia Nice

Project Lead - Workforce Development Read more