About Us

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Who We Are

We are a user-led charity dedicated to supporting disabled people and their families. We have a range of projects that aim to enhance the lives of the people we support. 

Blogs

Have a look at our current blogs written by people with disabilities and their families.

Our History

Embrace was founded in 2000

Our Mission

Our mission is to ensure that all disabled people have the opportunity to be valued, included and have real choice.

Our Team

Find out about our staff here at Embrace.

Publications

Download our annual reports, leaflets etc

Take a look of the video below for a quick overview of the work we do:​

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Our Funders

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Wigan Council

Wigan Council fund several projects aimed at supporting individuals and family members who live in our local Borough. Our largest project is Parent Support Service which supports parents of children aged 0-19 years.

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Big Lottery

We are funded from the Big Lottery to support adults who are lonely and isolated back into the community.

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Children in Need

We have been successful in applying for Behavioural Support from Children in Need to help families who have children aged 2-12.

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Skills for Care

We use this funding to provide free training for personal assistants, parents/guardians and carers in our Borough.

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Council for Disabled Children

As part of our Independent Support - we are funded by CDC to help families through the Education, Health and Care process.

TSB Community Fund

TSB Community Fund support charities across the UK.