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...
Crossing borders

Crossing borders

Having to overcome the social stigmas and mental challenges of having no job is a huge challenge but combining that with a disability must feel like taking on Everest. Throughout our incredible journey on the Positive People project, one of our key focus points has...
Making progress at Made-Well

Making progress at Made-Well

Made-Well is a not-for-profit community interest company, located on a farm in mid-Devon. Their service provides a range of constructive, purposeful and positive opportunities for people with both learning and physical disabilities, as well as those in poor mental...
Join the Jam

Join the Jam

Music is known to bring people together, and that’s just what the Positive People Join the Jam music event achieved this summer. Held at Exeter Corn Exchange, people travelled across Devon to join in the fun. Cosmic, Pluss, Pop+, Torbay Community Development Trust and...
How to learn to stop worrying and love digital

How to learn to stop worrying and love digital

If you are reading this then you are living through historic times. You are witness to, if not a participant in, nothing less than a revolution on a global scale! A cultural, social and technological revolution from which there is no coming back. I am talking about...