Complementary Services Berkshire - Increasing Independence Programme

Welcome to Norwood’s Increasing Independence for Adults with Learning Disabilities Programme. This project is run with support from Wokingham Borough Council.

The programme offers life skills courses for all abilities that will enable learners to gain confidence and increase their independence. Courses run for 28 weeks throughout the year during term time.

Complementary Services courses will support people to:

  • develop and maintain foundation skills – Maths, English and ICT
  • improve communication and social skills
  • increase confidence and self-esteem
  • improve self-awareness and awareness of others
  • improve hand-to-eye co-ordination
  • increase knowledge of personal health and wellbeing
  • improve ability to work as part of a group
  • increase ability to follow instructions and improve problem-solving skills
  • develop and maintain practical living skills
  • make choices and encourage independence
  • develop understanding of health and safety
  • learn about and practice British values

If you need help or have any questions, please contact the Complementary Services Team.

Contact information

Norwood - Ravenswood Village
Scan to visit this website
01344 755 593 01344 755 593


Nine Mile Ride
RG45 6BQ
View RG45 6BQ on a map

Costs and Fee Information

Contact provider for costs

Accessing this service

Age Ranges

Provision For

Supporting people with
Learning and Communication
Autism Spectrum Conditions
Local Offer

Local Offer - Support available for children and young people with additional needs

Last Update

Data last checked:

Is there anything wrong with this page?
Happy face Neutral face Sad face
Skip back to top of page