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  • Baroness Grey-Thompson and Penny Mordaunt among speakers confirmed for CAN Conference 19.10.17 - Baroness Tanni Grey-Thompson and Penny Mordaunt will be among the speakers at the Hedleys Employability CAN Conference on December 1st. The conference, which will be held at the Crowne Plaza in Newcastle, aims to challenge attitudes and behaviours towards disability employment and focus on closing the disability employment gap. Parliamentarian Baroness Grey-Thompson and Minister of State for Disabled People, Health […]
  • Gallery: Alternative Business Awards 2017 17.10.17 - The Alternative Business Awards were back with a bang last Friday. The event raised over £16,000 for the Foundation to support our work with disabled people. For the full story of the night click here. Here’s a full gallery of pictures from the event!
  • Alternative Business Awards raises £16,000! 16.10.17 - The Alternative Business Awards were back with a bang on Friday and raised an amazing £16,000 to support our work! Over 200 people from the North East business world descended on St James’ Park for a night of accolades, laughs and fundraising. Hosted by BBC Newcastle’s breakfast presenters Alfie Joey and Anna Foster, the Alternative […]
  • Get your Christmas Puddings and support the Foundation! 06.10.17 - Get your Ultimate Christmas Pudding! Yes – It’s that time of year again! With Christmas in little over 81 days and counting, have you thought about how you’re going to fill those stockings this year? Indulge yourself this holiday season with the Foundation’s Ultimate Christmas Puddings. With a luxurious array of mouth-watering flavours to choose […]

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