Residential Support Worker for Autistic People

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Working with people with autism can be challenging, but this does not make the job any less rewarding. At Bright Futures we are constantly looking for enthusiastic people to become Support Workers. Every person we support deserves the absolute best, that is why we only invite the most dedicated people to join our team. How […]

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Fixations and Repetitive Behaviours

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Autism is a condition that can impact many aspects of day-to-day life. While each person who receives a diagnosis of autism may be affected in different ways, difficulties in regard to communication and development are commonplace. It is because of these challenges, that fixations can often become a part of life when it comes to […]

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Why Do We Need Residential Support Workers?

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At Bright Futures, we are always on the lookout for amazing people to join our incredible Support Worker team. It is a role that is a vital part of what we do.  But what is it that our Residential Support Workers bring to the team?  Well, the list is endless, so we’ve put together some […]

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The National Strategy For Autistic People

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When it comes to developing strategies to help people with autism, there are numerous governmental and social bodies working to ensure that people with autism are given the opportunities they deserve.  One of these bodies is the United Kingdom’s Department for Health and Social Care. In 2021, they created the National Strategy for Autistic Children, […]

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What Is A Person-Centred Planning Champion

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Calling all incredible care providers…at Bright Futures Care, we are on the hunt for some exceptional people to join our team. From Residential Support Workers to Person-Centred Planning Champions, we have positions available in every facet of what we do.  But what is a Person-Centred Planning Champion, and how do you know it is the […]

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Will Therapy Help my Child with Autism?

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When your child is given a diagnosis of autism one of the first things that you try to find out is the best ways to help and support their needs. One common suggestion is therapy.  When it comes to therapy there are lots of different kinds that are made to help with different issues. Some […]

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Creativity At Bright Futures Care

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At Bright Futures Care, we care about making sure our residents get the best education that they can. Sometimes, this means helping them to get excited about school and academic studies, and for others, it means putting together an activity that’s a little different. We love getting involved in creative activities, from paper mache to […]

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Autism Diagnosis: Next Steps

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Reaching a diagnosis of autism is a challenge in itself, but discovering the best steps to take after this has happened can also be a daunting task.  When you first receive a diagnosis of autism, it can be a daunting word. Suddenly, your hopes and life may feel as if they have been changed forever. […]

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