We would like to invite you to join sponsoring AM Mark Isherwood and the Engage to Change team as we celebrate the launch of this exciting project!
The launch is set to take place on 30th March at the
Pierhead, Cardiff Bay. The event will begin with registration from
10am, followed by a range of speakers and presentations beginning
at 10:30. This will be followed by lunch and networking
opportunities from 12:30-13:30.
This is an opportunity both to celebrate what the project has
achieved so far in positively impacting the lives of young people
with a learning disability and/or autism, and what we hope it will
achieve in the future. We will hear from some of these young people
as well as from representatives involved in delivering the
To book your place at the event please visit this link: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/engage-to-change-launch-celebration-event-sponsored-by-mark-isherwood-am-registration-31030281407
The five-year project is working with 800 employers across Wales
to help 1000 young people with a learning disability and/or autism
develop their employment skills through paid placements.
Engage to Change is delivered in partnership between Learning
Disability Wales, Agoriad Cyf, All Wales People First, Cardiff
University, ELITE and incorporating Project SEARCH. The project is
being funded by the Big Lottery Fund in partnership with Welsh
Government through the Getting Ahead 2 grant - the largest ever
awarded by the Fund in Wales.
If you would like to find out more about Engage to Change please
contact 029 2068 1160, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
You can also follow the project on Twitter and Facebook.