We are searching for the next member of the Who Dares Works Project Management Team

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We are looking for a Who Dares Works Compliance Manager to join our small and happy team based at the Health and Wellbeing Innovation Centre on the Treliske campus in Truro. Working as part of the Active Plus ‘Who Dares Works’ project management team, you will be responsible for administrative compliance across the 17 organisations… Read more »

Who Dares Serves

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Participants completing the first ever ‘Who Dares Serves’ course attended a passing out parade on Friday 4th August at St Ives Community Fire Station. Who Dares Serves is a one of a range of innovative work-related options within the ‘Who Dares Works’ project, funded by the National Lottery through the Big Lottery Fund and the European… Read more »

Active Plus leads new £3.3 Million project in West Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly

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Who Dares Works in West Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly Active Plus, the Community Interest Company that uses the skills and experience of injured military veterans to help and inspire others, has successfully led a new partnership to secure £3.3 million investment from the Big Lottery Fund and the European Social Fund. The Cornwall… Read more »

Joining Forces in Helston!

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Over three weeks the Active Plus Communities group in Helston has been working on an artwork for Helston Museum’s ‘Joining Forces’ exhibition, funded by the Armed Forces Covenant. Under the direction of a professional artist, Tony, the group is creating a silkscreen banner portraying local Helston customs and links with RNAS Culdrose. The photographs show… Read more »

Older People at the Heart of Truro

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Older People at the Heart of Truro Everybody is that much safer in Truro thanks to the sterling work of the Truro Active Plus Communities group who have mapped all the defibrillators in the city centre. They have passed all the carefully mapped information on to the City Council. The Active Plus Communities programme is… Read more »

Military Veteran? Join Our Winning Team!

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Have you ever served in the armed forces and are looking to help yourself through helping others? Our workforce of ex-forces personnel, many of whom are wounded injured or sick, usually join us as volunteers and progress into full or part time paid work within the company. We’ve helped over 150 military veterans since we started… Read more »

Ash Inspires Learners in Swindon

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Active Plus lead instructor Ash Gordon was the keynote speaker at the Swindon Adult Community Learning Awards held today at STEAM, the Museum of the Great Western Railway. Ash shared a personal insight into his own learning journey, explaining how “Learning has saved my life.  Over the past 4 years I have learnt that when… Read more »

Armed Forces Covenant Bronze Award for Active Plus

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We are really delighted to be able to say that we have just been awarded the Armed Forces Covenant Bronze Award!     The Defence Employer Recognition Scheme (ERS) encourages employers to support defence and inspire others to do the same. The scheme encompasses bronze, silver and gold awards for employer organisations that pledge, demonstrate… Read more »