Cornwall Blog

All Positive People blog posts from Cornwall

 

Helping Cornwall to achieve Health and Happiness!

As the sun started to peek through and the wind began to die down, Falmouth Moor was filled with people who had come to find out more about our brand new Social Prescribing service. Launched during Mental Health Awareness Week, we were joined by hundreds of people and...

Connecting Communities Event

Positive People are CONNECTING COMMUNITIES with Social Prescribing in Falmouth and Penryn during Mental Health Awareness Week 2019. WHEN – Thursday 16th May 2019 10am – 4pm WHERE – On and around Falmouth Moor  Discover how you can improve your health and wellbeing...

Chris’ Story

"I feel that I must highlight the great work that Positive People and Cornwall Neighbourhoods for Change (CN4C) have done in supporting me back into work." "I can’t recommend them enough, and I would certainly recommend them to anyone who has drive and desire to...

Michael’s Story

Michael set about creating a new life for himself and his four terriers, Jack, Sam, Mia and Holly when he moved from Kent to Cornwall, with visions of living by the sea and embracing the Cornish way of life. Michael has an impressive work history, with diverse...

A New Generation of Micro-Entrepreneurs!

Positive People champion participants that take their hobby, craft, trade or business idea to market as a self-employed start-up venture. Throughout the summer and autumn of 2018, we have been running completely new and unique courses and clubs in Cornwall to support...

Leaps of Faith with Positive People

Not everyone’s idea of confidence building would be facing your fears first thing on a Thursday morning – straight after breakfast may we add! But a group of fearless Positive People participants think differently, with encouragement from the Positive People team! On...

It’s all about community in Liskeard!

Positive People are hosting a weekly ‘Community Club’ in Liskeard, Cornwall, every Thursday from 10.00am to 12.30pm at the Liskerrett Centre in partnership with Active Plus. The club focuses on building an inclusive community – opening its doors to anyone who is over...

A new job to match a new life in Cornwall!

Meet Peter Peter is 45 years old and came to Cornwall with his family in Autumn 2017 after 14 years living abroad. Peter became involved with the Positive People project after being referred to the St Austell Swap Shop by the local jobcentre. Peter was struggling to...

Make money doing what you love…

Positive People has teamed up with the Pop up Business School to help local people set up their own business making money doing something they love. Running from Saltash Social Club, the exhilirating two week course will show attendees practical ways of getting a...