In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- An 11 bed residential facility will provide for semi-independent living for adults with learning disabilities.
- The school, which works with 37 young people between the ages of eight and 19, launched the appeal before Christmas to turn The Abbey Leaze building into semi-independent training accommodation.
- The President was in the Cheshire Home to officially open their chalets for semi-independent living contained within the grounds of the home.
- The Rose Tree unit, which is semi-independent, is equipped with a kitchenette enabling residents to make their own snacks and refreshments.
- It found many young adults living with their parents had the freedom to buy what they wanted while still managing to live a semi-independent lifestyle.
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