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New ‘Be Your Own Boss Spring 2022’ SRG

We are now recruiting for new Be Your Own Boss members! Spring is finally here – and whether you want to grow and develop upon what you already have, or explore new beginnings, our Be Your Own Boss programme is ideal for unexpected entrepreneurs looking to explore the fundamentals of business and self-employment alongside a network of business allies and

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Maresia’s story – “I want to set up a service teaching BSL for children and the families of Deaf children”

I have always enjoyed teaching BSL (British Sign Language) as it is my passion. I previously worked in a role that involved supporting Deaf children and their families to learn sign language. I know there’s a lot of Deaf children who may be frustrated or anxious because there’s a major communication barrier between themselves and their families – and I

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Festival of Functional Medicine 2022 – Thank you!

A very special thank you goes to Dr Indra and the Specialist Functional Medicine Practice, for not only hosting a spectacularly interesting online event, but for raising and donating £300 to Trust Leeds as their chosen charity! On 29th January 2022, Liza and a handful of SRG members from our Be Your Own Boss Winter 2021 cohort enjoyed a day

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SRG Camp radio feature on East Leeds FM!

We rounded off SRG Camp by being interviewed for a feature on Chapel FM radio! We’ll let our awesome members speak for themselves about their experiences of the 3-day Self-Reliant Group blitz and what being in an SRG means to them. Listen here: https://www.chapelfm.co.uk/elfm-player/archive/2022/01/stay-close-17-self-reliant-group-camp-at-kentmere-community-centre/

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Peer Network Gathering 2022

Our Self-Reliant Group members in East Leeds came together to learn, share and inspire one another at Trust Leeds’ SRG Gathering 2022!  The themes of the day were networking, digital and communication – and members discussed the importance of using online platforms to communicate with one another during lockdown. Using the ‘Top Tips for Mental Health’ video made by our

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SRG Camp

Members of the East Leeds community, who wanted to do more for themselves and their community, embarked on a 3-day blitz of workshops, fun activities and building friendships. At the UK’s very first Self-Reliant Group Camp (hosted at Kentmere Community Centre), budding SRG members learnt all about movement, and how they could be a part of something that would benefit

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New ‘Be Your Own Boss Spring 2022’ SRG

We are now recruiting for new Be Your Own Boss members! Spring is finally here – and whether you want to grow and develop upon what you already have, or explore new beginnings, our Be Your Own Boss programme is ideal for unexpected entrepreneurs looking to explore the fundamentals of business and self-employment alongside a network of business allies and

Read More »

Maresia’s story – “I want to set up a service teaching BSL for children and the families of Deaf children”

I have always enjoyed teaching BSL (British Sign Language) as it is my passion. I previously worked in a role that involved supporting Deaf children and their families to learn sign language. I know there’s a lot of Deaf children who may be frustrated or anxious because there’s a major communication barrier between themselves and their families – and I

Read More »

Festival of Functional Medicine 2022 – Thank you!

A very special thank you goes to Dr Indra and the Specialist Functional Medicine Practice, for not only hosting a spectacularly interesting online event, but for raising and donating £300 to Trust Leeds as their chosen charity! On 29th January 2022, Liza and a handful of SRG members from our Be Your Own Boss Winter 2021 cohort enjoyed a day

Read More »

SRG Camp radio feature on East Leeds FM!

We rounded off SRG Camp by being interviewed for a feature on Chapel FM radio! We’ll let our awesome members speak for themselves about their experiences of the 3-day Self-Reliant Group blitz and what being in an SRG means to them. Listen here: https://www.chapelfm.co.uk/elfm-player/archive/2022/01/stay-close-17-self-reliant-group-camp-at-kentmere-community-centre/

Read More »

Peer Network Gathering 2022

Our Self-Reliant Group members in East Leeds came together to learn, share and inspire one another at Trust Leeds’ SRG Gathering 2022!  The themes of the day were networking, digital and communication – and members discussed the importance of using online platforms to communicate with one another during lockdown. Using the ‘Top Tips for Mental Health’ video made by our

Read More »

SRG Camp

Members of the East Leeds community, who wanted to do more for themselves and their community, embarked on a 3-day blitz of workshops, fun activities and building friendships. At the UK’s very first Self-Reliant Group Camp (hosted at Kentmere Community Centre), budding SRG members learnt all about movement, and how they could be a part of something that would benefit

Read More »