A Blog by one of our Self-Reliant Groups (reproduced with their permission)
Miss Tilley's First Blog!
Hello and welcome to Miss Tilley's first ever Blog!
Miss Tilley's are a Self Reliant Group who share a joint vision to provide valued and valuable employment opportunities for people with disabilities and learning needs. The inspiration behind our venture is a young lady called Miss Laura Tilley and with the fantastic support and mentoring of Purple Shoots we have formed a Community Cafe.
Laura has Downs Syndrome and we have been friends for many years. On completing her college course and looking to enter the world of work Laura and I recognised that there can be many obstacles...