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Making politics more relevant to young people

Community Impact Award 2014

WIMPS are young journalists, film makers, presenters and campaigners who show that young people’s opinions matter. WIMPS stands...

Cosmic has been changing live sin rural Devon for over 20 years

Building digital skills in rural communities

BT Get IT Together Award 2013

From its base in Devon, Cosmic is a social enterprise that has worked tirelessly to help overcome digital exclusion in the South West...

Starting Point Community Impact Winners 2011

The chip shop in Stockport that serves up digital skills

Winner, Community Impact Award 2011

A community-based cybercafé and learning centre that has grown out of a fish and chip shop. It is a base for a huge range of learning...

Self Help Services, Community Impact Award 2013

Tackling social exclusion in mental health

Community Impact Award 2013

Self Help Services is a user-led group that has delivered Computerised Cognitive Behavioural Therapy Services to over 1500 people across...

Alison Crerar IT Volunteer of the Year 2012

Alison Crerer, IT Can Help, IT Volunteer of the Year 2012

IT Volunteer of the Year 2012

Building a network of volunteers to help disabled people use computers in their home Alison Crerer’s was as an academic in Computing....

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Re-learning digital skills after a stroke

Community Impact 2012

Recovering from a stroke is not just about learning to talk and walk again; it is about overcoming a sense of isolation and re-building...

Radio Free Brighton Community news award 2012 winners

Community radio station built on the web

Community News Award 2012

Radio Free Brighton is run completely by volunteers who use online radio to build a stronger, more diverse, and integrated community....