The Buddies project is a social inclusion project for people with learning disabilities in Swindon. It is a five year project, funded by The BIG Lottery, which will come to an end in March 2017.
The aims of the Buddies project are;
- To empower people with learning disabilities to live independently and provide ways for members to be active in the community.
- Through spending time on the project people with learning disabilities will have increased their confidence and improved their well-being.
- People with learning disabilities will be able to learn new skills through taking part in mainstream activities.