The team behind WAVE

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Celia Webster

Co-Founder

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I co-founded Wave as I am passionate about breaking down barriers for people with and without learning disabilities

Why I'm involved

Bernice Hardie

Co-Founder and CEO

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I co-founded Wave because I am passionate about inclusion and know that what we do at Wave helps people with and without learning disabilities to feel more valued in their community

Why I'm involved

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I’m involved with Wave because…

I want to see communities change and everyone be valued equally 
 

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Ingrid Skinner

Trustee

Toby Morrison

Trustee

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My reason for being involved in Wave is that I am high functioning autistic and have a passion for inclusion within the charity sector. I have worked and volunteered in the sector since 2006 and completed my degree in Applied Community and Social Studies. 

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Stephanie Buckingham

Trustee

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After my son’s autism diagnosis, Wave became a lifeline to me. I honestly wouldn’t have coped without them and feel honoured to be a trustee. I’m also a special needs school Governor.

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Darrell Myers

Ambassador

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 I’m involved with Wave Café and like working in the kitchen and doing different activities 

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Ian Hardie

Trustee

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I never know what Wave will create or make happen but I know it will make me smile.

 

 I just love being around people who are completely open and real

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Ophir Yaron

Ambassador

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I'm involved with Wave because I love making change and to be who I am as a person not just with a (l)able of down syndrome, also to inspire everyone.

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Ellie Williams

Trustee

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I believe strongly that all people are, and should be, valued equally. The personal friendships I've made 'with not for' people with disabilities has been life changing.

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Anchal Gupta

Trustee

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Coming soon

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Gerry Stanton

Ambassador

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I passionately believe that mixed ability groups make all our lives better. Wave is an inspirational way to develop such groups.

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Xavier Azado

Ambassador

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Wave is very special to me. People like myself with a learning disability can help others.  Everybody’s always got something to give.

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Anoushka Bonwick
Director

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I believe strongly that inclusion is the heart of community and that, for too long, many people have been ignored and unheard. I love the force that WAVE brings to building a new society.

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Hannah Whitehead

Ambassador

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Why I'm involved

I am passionate about inclusion and I think everyone is and should be valued equally.

Why I'm involved