Blog

Welcome to our new space for thoughts, comments and discussion. We’ll be posting articles and thought pieces on a fairly regular basis so please feel free to comment.
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16th March 2021 / Blog

Young Carers Day – Tuesday the 16th March 2021

Each year Carers Trust organises Young Carers Awareness Day. The purpose of the day is to raise public awareness of the challenges faced by young people because of their...
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26th February 2021 / Blog

Hello, and happy LGBT+ History Month!

I’ve got the honour of sharing a bit of modern queer history and also talking a little about where we’ve...
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3rd December 2020 / Blog

International Day of Persons with Disability – 3rd December 2020

Thursday 3 December is the UN International Day of Persons with Disabilities (IDPD). Introduced in 1992, the IDPD aims to...
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20th November 2020 / Blog

Kickstart – November Session Video Now Available

A big thank you to all who took part in our Zoom session yesterday.  If you were not able to...
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16th November 2020 / Blog

Kickstart – New Partnership Opportunity

We are very excited to announce that Your Consortium are bidding to manage the new  National Government Kickstart programme. Kickstart...
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11th November 2020 / Blog

“So I put my foot down and said I’m going to do it my way!” – Jo’s Story

We've just posted a new case study video featuring Jo who lives in Selby.  She shares her inspirational story about...
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14th October 2020 / Blog

Wellbeing at Work – Other Resources

We're highlighting the importance of supporting wellbeing in the workplace this week - reflecting on World Mental Health Day last...
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13th October 2020 / Blog

Wellbeing at Work – Joe’s Story

We've bee focusing on mental health and wellbeing this week after celebrating World Mental Health Day last weekend. Joe works...
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2nd October 2020 / Blog

Today is World Smile Day!

 Did you know that smiling at one person could make their day? Maybe even their whole week? Hannah tells us...
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18th September 2020 / Blog

‘It is very hard to pick my favourite thing about working at Your Consortium because I have so many!’

As part of our recruitment campaign, we will be sharing daily interviews with staff members where they explain a bit...
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