Work skills for adults with learning disabilities in a sheltered environment, based at The New Slater Centre on Bone Lane, Newbury. Members are supported by staff to complete real work for real customers and work towards accredited qualifications.
Link Up provides a real work environment for adults with learning disabilities to develop individual member’s potential within a sheltered work skills unit based at The New Slater Centre on Bone Lane, Newbury.
“Link-Up is very good and offers a good service, the work is good and the staff are supportive. I have been going for a few years and I really enjoy it. Link-Up helps to integrate you into the working environment and the community and helps people into work if they want it.”
Link Up caters for 30 adults per day, where the trainees work with staff to complete ‘real work for real customers’ alongside working on accredited qualifications, including Laser and Asdan.
Link Up does a variety of jobs for customers that include mail shots, packaging, light assembly and shrink wrapping. We regularly dispatch goods around the world on behalf of our customers.
Link Up is able to offer competitive quotes for work carried out and all work is quality checked by Link Up staff. For more information and a free competitive quote please contact Jane Hall using the contact details shown on this page.
Opening hours are 9.30am – 3pm, Monday to Friday.
“I love it here, it is really, really great. I love the people. I feel I really matter now”
“I like tasseling bookmarks and putting letters into envelopes”