A Northumberland-based charity has helped over 60 people living with severe mental health issues and or learning disabilities to achieve professional-level qualifications as part of an innovative in-house training scheme.Read More
They say that money grows on trees, but staff from a local branch of Lloyds Bank have learned that trees can also provide so much more on a recent volunteering day at Blyth Star Enterprises’ Woodfuel Centre.Read More
Blyth Star Enterprises has received praise from local not-for-profit organisation, Friends of Ridley Park, for work carried out by service users at The Woodfuel Centre to construct a new bird screen.Read More
A charitable organisation has been awarded over £22,000 to help establish a new vocational education and training programme in Northumberland.
Blyth Star Enterprises, which provides living support, work experience and day services for people living with learning disabilities and mental health issues, has acquired funding through a number of charitable trusts including The Ridley Family Charity, the Gwyneth Forrester Trust, the Guyll Leng Charitable Trust and the Didymus Charity to help get its woodfuel and woodwork training programme off the ground.Read More