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Jas reaches the 10 Year mark at Select Lifestyles!

Jas began his career with Select Lifestyles in 2009 as a Support Worker in one of our first services, St Marks. In 2010 he became Team Leader, and for the next four years Jas supported the opening of several new services. Jas moved from service to service when required in order to support all new Read more…

National Apprenticeship Week 2019

We’re Supporting National Apprenticeship Week #NAW2019

Select Lifestyles encourages training to all our employees, to allow for further personal development and enable all our staff to reach their full potentials. We believe it’s vital to enrol each member of staff on various training courses throughout their employment, in order for them to progress and grow with the company. We carry this Read more…

The Caravan, Camping and Motorhome Show at the NEC

Yesterday we took a trip to the NEC, and experienced the UK’s biggest showcase of motorhomes, capervans, caravan holiday homes and lodges. It makes for a great day out for all, with lots of activities and attractions to suit everyone! Along with all the campervans and motorhomes, the day included a skate rink, climbing wall, Read more…

Dog Show at the NEC

Tuesday 19th February saw some of our service users attend the Dog Show at the NEC in Birmingham. An extremely fun filled day, with plenty of opportunities to get up close and personal with all the different dog breeds that attended the show!

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Bar10 Valentine’s Disco

We hope that you all had as good of a Valentine’s as we all did here at Select Lifestyles. For our Valentine’s celebrations we decided to host an event at Bar10, where all of our service users and staff could come together and enjoy the special evening. Our Valentine’s Disco consisted of plenty of cheesy Read more…

My Work Experience Blog – Brithney Daley

This blog post has been written by our most recent work experience Student, Brithney, and outlines her week spent at Select Lifestyles. When I had found out that I had work experience at an organisation which I had not heard of before, I was a little anxious, wondering what the week would have in store Read more…

Enjoying The Cadbury World Experience

As Cadbury World is just a mere stone’s throw away from Select Lifestyles, this makes for an incredible day out for all of our service users and staff alike. Last week saw one of our Supported Living services, Oaks Crescent, go to Cadbury World in Bournville and indulge in the chocolatey-madness for the day! Cadbury Read more…

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Frankfurt Christmas Market, Birmingham

The German Market in Birmingham is the largest outdoor Christmas market in the UK, and the biggest German market outside of Germany and Austria. John Street, one of our supported living services, took the opening of the German Market as an opportunity for a Christmassy day out in Birmingham. Their trip featured chugging on German Read more…

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A Disney Princess Party

We can’t deny that it’s every little girl’s dream to be a Princess, and for one of our service users this couldn’t be more true. On her birthday, it was organised for her to have a Disney Princess Party where Rapunzel, Ariel, Belle, Snow White and Merida all came to join her on her birthday Read more…

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A Holiday to Walt Disney World, Florida!

What an opportune photo moment! Seeing the iconic and infamous Disney Castle for the first time was just as magical as all Disney fans image it to be. The Resorts streets filled with Disney fanatics from all around, and the atmosphere was more perfect than anything we could have ever thought it to be. This Read more…

Select Lifestyles Staff Lottery Winner

Select Lifestyles Quarterly Staff Lottery Winner – January 2019

A huge congratulations to Folashade Martins for being our most recent staff lottery winner! As part of Select Lifestyles employee reward schemes, each employee across all services are entered into a draw on a quarterly basis, with the lucky winner receiving a £500.00 cheque! This quarter, we took the opportunity to video the event and Read more…

Our ‘Unsung Hero’ For Over A Decade, Wayne Phillips, Wins The Carer’s Unsung Hero Award!

The Carer hold regular nominations whereby exceptional people are put forward to get the recognition they deserve for their endless giving, caring and selfless nature. This December, they were looking for their Christmas Unsung Hero, and Wayne Phillips, Select Lifestyles very first employee was put forward without his knowledge, and to no ones surprise ended Read more…

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Bar10 Services Christmas Disco

On the 19th December Select Lifestyles hosted an evening filled with Christmas cheer, where all the staff, service users and their families were invited to all come together and celebrate. The Disco took place in Walsall at Bar10, where the owner Matt, generously let Select Lifestyles have the run of the place completely free of Read more…

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The Wolverhampton Christmas Light Switch On

An evening filled with glitz and glam! A few people from our services attended the light switch on in Wolverhampton in December, where they got to meet Debbie McGee who appeared on Strictly Come Dancing, Richard Cadell the Presenter of Sooty and Sweep and the Wolverhampton Mayor!  

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Discovering The Magic Of Bath Christmas Market

A few weeks ago, some of the service users from Select Lifestyles went on a day out put on for them to discover the magic of Bath Christmas market – and judging by all their smiles stretched from ear-to-ear you can see they managed to achieve just that. The market featured over 160 twinkling chalets Read more…

Select Lifestyles join the ‘Dying to Work’ charter and give their 325 employees the freedom of decision

Select Lifestyles are a provider of empowering services that help promote the independence and equality for vulnerable people. The idea behind joining the ‘Dying to Work’ charter was to extend their core company values of giving people control over their own lives through to their very own workforce. Signing the charter helped raise company-wide awareness Read more…

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A Halloween Spooktacular!

It appears that we have some real Halloween-enthusiasts amongst us at Select Lifestyles! You really couldn’t fault any of the costumes, the decorations and the beautifully hand-crafted sculptures that overtook the room. Just look at the utterly amazing and almost too-realistic spider sculpture that was completely made by hand! Words can’t describe the detail and Read more…

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Bar10 Services Halloween Party

Ceiling to floor, the bar was fully kitted out with some seriously spooky Halloween decorations! There were huge hanging ghosts, creepy crawlies and their webs, too. Everyone, with a drink in hand of course, came together for a truly terrifying affair at Bar10! Despite all the menacing music and ghostly goings-on, the atmosphere couldn’t have Read more…