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Evicted Vittoria Wharf Tenants await Chairman’s Promised Meeting

The first round of evictions at a creative community on Vittoria Wharf are due, leading to demolition, on Sept 5th. The plan comes from the London Legacy Development Corporation (LLD Corp), which had a...

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New competition to find Essex’s most inspiring Disability entrepreneurs

The Essex Innovation Programme (EIP) and ECC’s Employment and Skills Unit are hoping to highlight entrepreneurial success stories among the disability community to inspire others to aim high in the business world.   The Essex BIG...

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Successful Business Competition returns to Boost Essex Businesses

Small Businesses, Start-ups and Entrepreneurs in Essex are being given the chance to win up to £2,000 in prize money, support and training in a business competition funded by Essex County Council. The Essex BIG...

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EVANS HALSHAW FORD GLOSSOP CELEBRATES MOTABILITY CUSTOMER SERVICE WIN

Local Ford dealer, Evans HalshawGlossop,is celebrating a recent win for excellent Motability customer service. Winning the quarterly Motability Dealer Award for customer satisfaction and retention, the accolade recognises and rewards outstanding customer service provided by...

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Taking the sting out of eye drops – New resource from SeeAbility and IGA

SeeAbility’s new factsheet is aiming to help people with learning disabilities administer eye drops correctly.   The national charity has produced the new resource in conjunction with the International Glaucoma Association and is based on their...

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Future-proof your products: smart design and smart appliances for consumers with sight loss and older people

Inclusive design and smart technology for household appliances have the potential to boost the independence of older peopleand those with sight loss and other disabilities, new research suggests. Two new reports, Inclusive Design - expert...

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Charity finds children with autism most likely to miss out on eye care

National sight loss and disability charity SeeAbility has found that three quarters (75%) of children with no history of eye care tested as part of their Children in Focus Campaign were noted to have...

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Disabled entrepreneurs enter dragons’ den

The Disability Confident campaign has extended its reach by holding a Dragons’ Den-style event for disabled entrepreneurs. The event, called No Barriers to Business, was held with disabled business investment fund Kaleidoscope Investments. It saw...

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International Seminar in Chile on entrepreneurship and disability

The Building My Dreams of the Faculty of Physical Sciences and Mathematics, University of Chile, with Corfo, Sofofa<span, Senadis and Mutual Security, on a quest to meet and learn from new experiences will hold...

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Hey, Entrepreneurs – Email marketing is the most cost-effective tool

Let's face it: the crowded online advertising environment is quickly becoming expensive, and the results may vary from campaign to campaign, tool to tool. As an entrepreneur, every dollar counts, especially in today's highly...

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Virtual offices allow you to enhance your corporate image without having to pay excessive overheads for a physical workspace.

They are often used by independent contractors and small businesses in order to: establish a presence in a prestigious location; have access to services and facilities that are otherwise unavailable; and establish boundaries between home and working...

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4 Reasons You Should Hire People With Disabilities

What's the first image that comes to mind when you hear the words "disabled person?" Most people immediately think of a wheelchair-stricken individual physically incapable of participating in the daily activities most of us...

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Shooting from the lip

You feel as if every ‘normal’ function of your body has been disrupted – tasting, seeing, digesting, touching, all feel remarkably weird. It’s all-consuming, totally devastating. You hear people talk to you in
soft tones...

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