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About us

Learning disabilities training (Estia Centre)

About us

Learning disabilities training (Estia Centre)

About us

Learning disabilities training (Estia Centre)

About us

Learning disabilities training (Estia Centre)


The Estia Centre is a specialist training, research and development resource for people who support adults with a learning disability, autism and additional mental health needs.

We support the development of a competent local learning disabilities workforce, from support staff to experienced managers from a variety of services. To discuss how we can best support you and your team's development please contact us at EstiaCentre@slam.nhs.uk


Our vision

Learning together to create healthier lives for people with learning disabilities and autism. We work in partnership to inspire a committed, passionate and competent workforce through quality driven, evidenced-based learning and research.

Our values

Working together - We are better and stronger when we recognise our differences and work in partnership.

Promoting good practice - We lead by example to inspire and empower.

Inclusive - Through coproduction we support everyone to contribute and achieve their full potential.

Evidence based - We aim for continuous improvement through quality assured practice, research and evaluation



Social care training and development

Healthcare training and development

 Bespoke training and consultancy

 Our people

 Service user
involvement

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