Publish date: 10th September 2009
Although we\'ve been around since 1997 our first homeowners didn\'t move in until 1999. So, as they\'re the people that really matter to us, we\'re celebrating our real tenth anniversary in 2009.
Managing Director, David Abbey, captured the mood of the whole MySafeHome team "This isn't just a celebration of ten years of success, it's a celebration of hope and the richness of life that people with complex needs can enjoy when given the independence they truly deserve."
Our tenth anniversary DVD features interviews with just a handful of the 700+ buyers that we've already helped. Who knows what the next ten years will hold...
We were delighted to see that MySafeHome has been mentioned in one of the Government's National Disability Strategy papers.
Monday May 31st is the tenth anniversary of the BBC Panorama programme that exposed the horrific abuse taking place at Winterbourne View.
Learning Disability England and Housing LIN are writing two guides for NHS England to help people with disabilities to find the right home and they are seeking success stories.