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The hub of the Academy Living programme, The Orb is a truly unique centre which consists of a working shop, café, office and an traditional house with a domestic kitchen.

The Orb provides service users with a real life setting in which to learn and develop new skills, whether it be painting a wall, cooking a meal, customer service or managing stock in the shop.
The Orb also encourages service users to contribute to the local community, interact with customers and develop personal relationships.

With the wide variety of activities available and the unique facilities at The Orb, Academy Living ensures a healthy balance of educational, social and recreational activities.

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