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    We run a variety of training courses to help support and develop your organisation and the work it does. Check out our upcoming training here.
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    We represent the sector at many externally facilitated meetings. Check out what work are feeding into here.

Whilst there are many stories in the news about learning disability services in the social care sector, there are few that are telling ‘good news’ and none that are told by people with a learning disability.  ARC NI wanted to change this and talked to Telling It Like It Is (TILII), a group of people with a learning disability that they support who were keen to learn new skills and become Roving Reporters. Creating a news article is different from creating other informational pieces, because they present information in a specific way. It’s important to be able to tell a story, whether it be in writing or a recording, with important information in the right way to interest the reader or audience. TILII members are been supported by ARC to develop new skills in understanding the role of a reporter and thinking about ...