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Hearing loss

Hearing loss

On Thursday 24th September 2019, I attended the Living Options Conference on Hearing Loss and how we support with Influencing Future Services in Devon. During the day we were very lucky to have lectures from a range of keynote speakers about the effects of hearing...

More Progress with Madewell – Staying Safe Online

More Progress with Madewell – Staying Safe Online

You may remember our story from November last year when the Digital Training Team headed over to Hatherleigh to provide an online safety session to Madewell. Well, we were lucky enough to be invited back again to deliver a ‘Staying Safe Online’ workshop. Madewell are...

Stop-motion movie making

Stop-motion movie making

Do you fancy yourself as the next Nick Park of Aardman Animation studios who created the popular Wallace and Gromit animated movies?  Well we and some of our participants from the positive people project did this week when we ran a stop-motion movie making creative...

Feel good

Feel good

Throughout September and October Positive people have been an integral part of the “feel good” pop up shop in Plymouth. The shop was here for everybody, whether they are in work or not, even if people just fancy a cup of tea and a chat we welcome them, it's completely...

Walk for Mental Health in Cornwall!

Walk for Mental Health in Cornwall!

On Wednesday 10th October, four teams of walkers set out on their mission to Walk for Mental Health. The routes covered during the day included: Fowey to Polkerris Mousehole to Longrock Newquay to Mawgan Porth Padstow to Trevone The pictures are from the Newquay town...

Bringing Plymouth communities together

Bringing Plymouth communities together

Community, by definition, means a group of people who feel some sense of belonging or interpersonal connection. It’s an invaluable part of today’s society. Pluss, a social enterprise that helps people into work, and its partners are opening a ‘Pop-up Shop’ meets...

The Fire Service 24 hour radio takeover with CHAOS!

The Fire Service 24 hour radio takeover with CHAOS!

Cornwall Fire and Rescue Service and The CHAOS Group team up for 24 hour radio show. On Thursday 24 October at Cafe CHAOS in Truro from 3pm. Regular presenters Firefighter Andrew Ayre, Firefighter John Wilkins and Firefighter James (Jimbo) Collins from Cornwall. Fire...

Be your own boss

Be your own boss

Just about everyone in the workplace has dreamt about being their own boss at one point or another. They've looked at the people at the top of their respective chains and thought to themselves, they could do that better, or things would make much more sense with them...

Plymouth Pop Up Shop

Plymouth Pop Up Shop

Positive People are excited to announce that we will be providing digital support at a local Plymouth shop for 7 weeks. Starting this week! During September and October, we will be at the old Tomorrows People building, 65 New George St, Plymouth PL1 1R with a program...

Digital Fitness vs. The Gym

Digital Fitness vs. The Gym

Recently in the news there has been a lot of discussion about whether digital fitness apps and YouTube will replace the gym in the future. It is estimated that the burgeoning “digital fitness” industry is worth £4.9bn which is predicted to grow to £5.3bn by 2023....

Essential digital has arrived

Essential digital has arrived

Essential digital has arrived! A set of 6 essential digital workshops to get you digitally confident. The 6 workshops have been designed to support people who are keen to take their first steps into the digital world or for people who want to increase their...