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  • Employer in the Spotlight: Jack enjoys his time at Tesco 08.08.17 - Thanks to the support of employers across the North East, Hedleys Employability has placed 73 disabled young people and adults within companies to gain valuable work experience in the last year. In a series of features, we go behind the scenes at some of the work placements organised by the Hedleys Employability team to see […]
  • Record-breaking Burnetts help set best ever Challenge 500 total 08.08.17 - Newcastle law firm Burnetts were the triumphant team in this year’s Challenge 500 which saw North East businesses raised over £49,000 for the Foundation. Burnetts were one of nine teams participating in the challenge, in which teams were given a £500 seed fund and tasked with making that £500 grow. The law firm raised a […]
  • Foundation’s funny man to perform at the Stand 03.07.17 - Sarah Millican, Chris Ramsey and Phil Jupitus have all graced the stage at The Stand Comedy Club in Newcastle – and they’re about to be joined on that list by the Foundation’s very own funny man. On Saturday, September 23, Seymour Mace presents Mr Joe King – AKA Alex Miller – for his first ever […]
  • Hedleys College students lead donation to Newcastle Dog and Cat Shelter 30.06.17 - Group 15 at Hedleys College made a big donation to Newcastle Dog and Cat Shelter recently. The Group collected food, bedding, toys and treats for the shelter as part of their community interaction session and the response was staggering! Marie from the shelter visited in June and brought a couple of helpers in the form […]

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