Positive Opportunities helps people with autism in Exeter and East Devon who are seeking voluntary work, training or employment.
Charity information: St Loye's Foundation
We want people with autism to have access to the same life opportunities as everyone else.
By providing practical help with job searching, CVs and job applications.
To ensure that people receive help to overcome barriers to training and employment.
Activities» Personalised advice and guidance.
What success will look like
Success will be measured by the number of people who achieve their employment related aims.
In the long term, we aim to educate and inform employers about what people with autism can offer.
Success will be demonstrated through changes in attitudes and actions.
The risks to this project are low as there is huge demand for these services.
We will report progress of the project through our website and social media channels.
Budget - Project Cost: £17,500Loading graph....
Amount Heading Description £17,500 PT Outreach Worker To support people in rural communities
East Devon is a very rural area with limited transport links and training / employment opportunities.
Individuals throughout East Devon will have the chance to access opportunities in their area.
With over 75 years of related work in supporting people with disabilities and health issues, St Loye's is able to offer an excellent service in this field.
Read more about the Charity running this project.
Paul is Head of Health and Social Care at St Loye's and has responsibility for developing our new services.