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Last year, Knowsley Council offered year-long internships for 11 adults who have learning difficulties or disabilities and are seeking work experience. The programme offered a year’s work placement with the aim of helping them to secure future employment. The internship, which commenced in September 2016, is now nearing completion and […]

Internship programme for local people with disabilities hailed a success



Timesavers’ have been successful from the Community Foundation and have been offered a grant of £1,000.00 to support our project – Training and work experience in office skills for people with learning disabilities. Timesavers is a charity that provides an office administration service for voluntary sector organisations in West Lancs in order to give work experience […]

Timesavers receive funding to support project



Sporting Challenge are celebrating a £1000 grant from Community Foundation for Lancashire. This grant of £1,000.00 is to support our Lake District Short break for young adults with learning disabilities. The registered charity was set up in 2008 by a group of parent carers to provide sporting activities for around […]

Sporting Challenge celebrating funding award