Hello my name is Celestino and I am a member of the Advisory Council at Inclusion North.
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.
Sports and football – especially Barcelona.
Working as part of a team.
Going out in my van.