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ESPA Students’ partnership with Living History North East

Staff and students from ESPA College have developed and maintained a strong partnership with staff and volunteers from Living History North East. It began in 2008/9 with a couple of students working on a photography project based in the East End of Sunderland. This grew each year with more students accessing Sunderland’s Grade 1 listed…

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ESPA Students have captured the sound of history

ESPA College students have been involved in a project to create an electronic archive of Holy Trinity Church, Sunderland.  To read more follow this link:  

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New Stockton-on-Tees Service

New Stockton-on-Tees Service July 2014 Earlier in the year ESPA Domiciliary Agency tendered for a contract on the autism Framework with Stockton-on Tees Borough-Council. On 12th June ESPA was awarded the contract to support Daytime Care and Support for 5 highly dependent young men with autism and associated conditions. Stockton provides the ‘Ware Street Base’…

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Introduction of Spectrum Star

Introduction Of The Spectrum Star In March 2014 staff from ESPA’s residential sites received training in the use of the Spectrum Star .The Spectrum Star is an outcome tool that measures, summarises and supports change in the following key areas: Physical health; Living skills and self-care; Well-being and self-esteem; Sensory differences; Communication; Social skills; Relationships;…

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