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Here you can read the latest news, blog posts and views from our staff, the people we support and their families at our services across the UK. If you would like to contact the press team, please call us on 01543 484506, or email press@voyagecare.com

Positive Transitions

by Angie Hewitt

Hi, my name is Angie Hewitt and I am Voyage Care’s transitions lead for the South West. I started in this post a year ago and can honestly say I love my role! I have supported many teams to enable individuals to move and settle into their new supported living or registered residential homes, in a planned...  More >

Why getting a job is good for you

Getting a job can make a real difference to your mental and physical health, as well as your pocket. Here are ten reasons why paid employment and volunteering are good for you: Earning your own money means you can be more independent. You can choose what you spend your money on. Having a job can improve... More >

Why everyone should vote in the General Election

by Andrew Cannon

The General Election is taking place on 8th June and most people will be getting ready to use their vote. Voting means you can have your say on the things that are important to you. Some people don’t want to vote, or think that they can’t vote.  Anyone who lives in the UK and is aged over 18 can... More >

Care home myth busters

Moving on We understand that moving home into a residential home or a supported living tenancy can be an emotional time. You may be excited about the move or anxious about how your life will change but we will help make the transition as smooth as possible. If you are considering a move, take a look... More >

Getting an adult diagnosis of autism

According to the National Autistic Society, there are around 700,000 people on the autism spectrum in the UK. That is more than 1 in 100 people, and if you include their families, autism is part of daily life for 2.8 million people. But autism can be a hidden disability, and many people go through childhood... More >

A day in the life of.....Jonathan Parish

A typical day for one of the people we support working for us at Group Support. At Voyage Care we take great pride in working with the people we support to help them back into work. We have many talented and hard-working people within our services who love to work and make a difference. We took some... More >