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LIVE (Learning, Independence, Volunteering, Employment)

LIVE Promoting Independence

"Angela said she is having a really good year this year.  So pleased with staff who are giving her clear guidance so that she knows where she is"

LIVE – Learning, Independence, Volunteering and Employment

LIVE is a day centre for adults with learning disabilities and or physical disabilities in Northamptonshire specifically designed to support and encourage customers to live independently, find paid employment, or volunteer in the community.

We know that everyone that joins us is an individual and we make sure we spend the time to listen closely to their needs so together we can create a plan that works.

For you the LIVE programme might be a journey, helping you to decide what you want to do and supporting you to build the skills you need to get there, taking each task step by step from increasing your confidence to CV writing.


The Changing Room

We can supply individuals with everything they need to look and feel confident during a job interview and advise job seekers on correct interview attire.

There are also options of a personal stylist, body positive coach and  hairdresser, with advice on interview techniques, job coaching and career direction.

Supporting people from all over the area, via our referral process from Northamptonshire’s Job Centre Plus or EADS (Employment and Disability Service).

If you would like to donate any smart clothing, please visit one of our pop up shops:

Drovers Hall, London Road, Kettering

6, Harrowden Road, Wellingborough

Abington Park Cottage, Abington Park, Northampton

EADS, Patrick Road Resource Centre, Corby

 If a customer has a booked interview we can help.

For more information about The Changing Room please email


Support to Independence

At LIVE we are outcome seekers with a shared goal of helping you, the individual, to achieve your independence.

With the help of assistive technology, the possibilities of achievements are even more possible than ever before.
Enabling travel training in a secure and trained environment encourages the individual to be confident and independent.

For more information about how Travel Training can assist you or your loved one please contact 0300 1261000 or email  The Northamptonshire LIVE team are highly trained and skilled with all learning and physical disabilities, all you need to do is locate your nearest branch and we will do the rest.

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LIVE (Learning, Independence, Volunteering, Employment)

On the other hand, you might only need the programme to support you to develop a few key areas, like increasing budgeting or finding the right type of training.

However we help you get there, our goal is to build your skills and help you find a new role so you can be as independent as possible and live your life, your way.

The LIVE Steps

  • Customer Profile and Aspirations
  • Employment Needs
  • Development Plan
  • Independent Living Skills and Vocational Training
  • Volunteering
  • Employment or Self Employment.

LIVE (Learning, Independence, Volunteering, Employment) Download our brochure

Our Services

We provide a range of care and support services throughout Northamptonshire for adults with disabilities and older people. We aspire to provide the best possible service to every individual we support and we strongly believe that it is our role to promote their independence and respect the decisions they make. Our aim is to do everything we can to make our customers’ aspirations a reality.

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Upcoming Events

Northampton in Bloom 12th October 2017

EADS are supporting Kettering Borough Council and are attending the Pop-Up Shop in Kettering town centre in support of World Mental Health Day on 10th October 2017

EADS / LIVE are attending the Base National Conference on November 8th and 9th

David (LIVE) is presenting at Angel Square in September