Case study: Natalie Troake

Case study: Natalie Troake

Natalie’s first job was straight from school at the age of 16. Twenty five years on she was suddenly made redundant and found herself for the first time out of work, in an unfamiliar and very scary situation. She had always worked in care ranging from children to...
Rusty Road 2 Recovery

Rusty Road 2 Recovery

Introducing our fantastic Positive People partner who are doing amazing work in Somerset, Rusty Road 2 Recovery. Rusty Road 2 Recovery is a not for profit social enterprise based in Bridgwater, Somerset set up by Vince in 2018. They offer mental health recovery based...
Helping the environment with Ecobricks!

Helping the environment with Ecobricks!

Recently at Positive People Somerset we have been talking about how to help the environment and one thing that kept coming up is plastic. The amount of plastic waste generated annually in the UK is estimated to be nearly 5 million tonnes! We all aim to reduce, reuse...
“My life has been changed” – Somerset Job Club

“My life has been changed” – Somerset Job Club

Our job club is for customers who are unemployed and looking to return to the workplace, either requiring assistance on job searching, applying for a job, interview skills and practice, or just generally wanting to set up an indeed account. They are assisted with the...
Promoting Healthy Lifestyles in Somerset

Promoting Healthy Lifestyles in Somerset

The first Community Resilience through Healthy Lifestyles Innovation event took place in Taunton with over 100 attendees from different organisations from across Somerset. Attendees included community organisations, councillors and health professionals all coming...