Elizabeth’s Story

Elizabeth’s Story

Cosmic met Elizabeth (Liz) in Wells Job Centre in early December. She has asked for help as she had recently been made redundant, but her circumstances meant the job centre couldn’t sign her on, or even offer much in the way of advice. They hoped that Positive People...
Be Your Own Boss; Inspiring Self-Employment

Be Your Own Boss; Inspiring Self-Employment

One of the major initiatives of Positive People has been our ‘Be Your Own Boss’ self-employment course. In areas of Devon where both skilled and unskilled work is in short supply, small businesses and sole traders make up for much of the local economy, so...
Hemyock Safer Internet Day (Part 2)

Hemyock Safer Internet Day (Part 2)

On Tuesday 5th February, Positive People and Hemyock Primary School celebrated Safer Internet Day 2019 around the Theme of ‘Together for a Better Internet’. During the day two members of the digital training team introduce the theme to the pupils and spent some time...
Hemyock Safer Internet Day (Part 1)

Hemyock Safer Internet Day (Part 1)

As part of the Positive People Project we look for innovative ideas to support the participants on the project and leaving a legacy for the future. We are looking at how we can support the digital levels and experience in a community to improve the skills of everyone....
New Year, New You

New Year, New You

As part of the Positive People project we have teamed up with Westward Housing Group to reach out to their tenants and offer digital and other much needed support on a regular basis, to run throughout 2019. With this being a new partnership with Westward Housing,...