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News and Events

In this section you will find QAC's news releases, events and general news stories about the College.

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Latest News

QAC announces membership of AoC Mental Health and Wellbeing Charter on World Mental Health Day!

Bev Jessop holding two framed documents

10 October 2019

As today is World Mental Health Day, we'd like to highlight the importance of mental wellbeing and the impact mental health can have on a person's general health. With that in mind, QAC is committed to improving...

QAC's Climbing Wall project reaches completion

Completed climbing wall at QAC

16 September 2019

Over the past few weeks, EP Climbing Walls have been working tirelessly to install our brand new climbing wall in our Sports Hall, which was made possible as the result of a successful fundraising campaign. The...

QAC hosts another successful Sight Village Central event

Crowd shot at Sight Village Central

01 August 2019

The recent Sight Village Central event has once again been an incredible success. We were delighted to welcome over 1400 visitors over the two days of the exhibition. The brilliant range of exhibitors was also greatly...

QAC Summer Newsletter 2019

QAC Summer 2019 Newsletter

16 July 2019

QAC News, our external college newsletter, is now available to download for Summer 2019. If you require this information in an alternative format please contact us.

Former QAC students share their success stories

Brad and Charlie pictures together

04 July 2019

We were very pleased to have recently welcomed back a couple of our former students to College to pass on their success stories to our current Sport and Powerchair Football students, letting them know what they can...

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Latest Events

Autism Central - Thursday 24th October 2019

24 October 2019

Autism Central 2019 will take place on 24th October at Aston Villa Football Club. The event, now in its ninth year, will showcase what support and services are available to those on the Autistic spectrum, their...

Half Term: Friday 25th October - Monday 4th November 2019

25 October 2019

Half Term Holiday - all students resume studies on Tuesday 5th November 2019.

Sight Village South East - Tuesday 5th and Wednesday 6th November 2019

05 November 2019

This year we will be bringing our Sight Village South-East event to London! The Roadshow allows visitors to come and find out more about the latest technology, equipment and support services available to...

Open Day for Potential Students/Families - Thursday 7th November 2019

07 November 2019

Start time of event:  1.30pm Finish time of event:  4.00pm                                       ...

Supporting Relationships & Sexual Expression in a Specialist Setting - Wednesday 13th November 2019

13 November 2019

Our 'Supporting Relationships & Sexual Expression in a Specialist Setting' training day will take place on Wednesday 13th November 2019, 9.30am - 4.30pm. The training will be delivered by Gill Leno, a specialist...

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What the students say

QAC has helped me accept myself and grow my skills in many areas, including Art and Design. I've achieved many milestones here that I never thought possible!

Beth - 19

Art and Design Student

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