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K10 specialises in connecting the unemployed to apprenticeships with reputable construction companies in London.
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Big White Wall is an anonymous digital mental health and wellbeing service allowing people to self-manage their own mental health and talk openly to peers.
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Unforgettable aims to improve the lives of those affected by dementia and memory loss through practical advice, specialised products and a supportive community.
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Homes for Good provides affordable and well maintained homes to underserved households in Glasgow.

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The social changemaker: Unforgettable founder James Ashwell on jigsaws, BP and changing the world for people with dementia

When James Ashwell was 24 years old, working for Accenture in London, he got a phone call telling him his dad was dead. “I remember literally falling to the floor; it took all the wind out of me. I put on my coat and that was it. I ended up never going back.” It wasn’t until Ashwell was back home in Birmingham with his family that he came to the realisation that his mum, Fay, had dementia, aged just 54…