Plastic Free Month

Plastic Free Month

July is plastic free month, every year approximately 8 million tonnes of plastic ends up in our ocean (that is a lot of plastic). Some people have taken the challenge upon themselves of going through July without producing ANY plastic waste, be it through not buying...
Connecting with others online

Connecting with others online

In these tricky times, it’s more important than ever that we’re keeping in touch with those closest to us. This can be through online quizzes, games or just a video call. There are many ways we can be checking up on our loved ones, but here are a few Positive...
Sensory Solutions and Leonard Cheshire

Sensory Solutions and Leonard Cheshire

In February, I was asked to carry out an assistive technology assessment on a participant who was severely visually impaired. After carrying out this assessment I planned for his 1:1 support going forward. Having never dealt with assistive tech myself, I started by...
Dee and Richard

Dee and Richard

Dee and Richard are two friends who are both on project with Positive people. Both Dee and Richard found themselves in need of some digital support, which is when they were referred to Susanna, a fellow Digital Skills advisor, and my boss. They liked to have their...
Becoming a ‘Digital Skills Advisor’

Becoming a ‘Digital Skills Advisor’

The role of a Digital Skills Advisor is To provide support for the training team in preparation, delivery and monitoring of training events including preparation and supporting delivery of specific training content. (E.g. technical, social, video) Keeping accurate...