Celestino Fernandez

Hello my name is Celestino and I am a member of the Advisory Council at Inclusion North.


My Experience


I have Cerebral Palsy.

Attending Partnership Board and other meetings.

Ex local Mencap Committee member.

Member of the local Mencap Advisory Group.


My Skills and Knowledge


A good understanding of complex needs and equipment people need.

Knowing what the NHS are doing for people with a learning disability and autism as I am a member of the Health Task Group.

Working with the local police on hate crime and community safety.


What is important to me


Being able to have a say and have my voice heard.

Helping to make a difference for people.

Being able to do and go wherever I choose and being able to challenge when this does not happen.

My family and friends.


What people say about me


Friendly and outgoing.

Passionate about the things I believe in.

Will fight to make things better or easier for people with a learning disability or autism.


I Enjoy


Sports and football – especially Barcelona.


Sharing experiences.

Working as part of a team.

Going out in my van.