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10.04.2018
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clare, Senior Communications Executive

Baroness Stowell of Beeston, new Charity Commission chair, visits ThinkForward in Nottingham

We were delighted to host a visit by Baroness Stowell of Beeston, the newly appointed chair of the Charity Commission, to our programme in Nottingham. Baroness Stowell, who is from the city, visited ThinkForward as part of a fact-finding mission to learn more about the third sector.  It was her first visit to a Nottingham […]

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09.03.2018
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It’s National Apprenticeship Week. A former ThinkForward student talks about the benefit of doing an apprenticeship

Ossama is  former ThinkForward student. He went to Swanlea School in Tower Hamlets, London, where his coach Ash helped him choose the right career path. ‘I thought about going to university, but I knew it wasn’t really for me because I’m not good at learning in a classroom, I need to learn in a more […]

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13.02.2018
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DFN-MoveForward young people enjoy half-term activities

Our pilot programme for young people with mild to moderate learning disabilities started in September 2017 and is operating in Islington and Kent, with 90 students enrolled. DFN-MoveForward provides young people on the programme with long-term specialised support, to enable them to move into sustained paid work. It starts in Year 9 and continues beyond […]

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