An intiative in its third year of implementation, Reconnect aims to help students on the Autistic spectrum with employment opportunities through numerous training workshops, talks and events throughout the year.
What has been done/ is planned for this year:
ASpera Ad AStra events - 9th and 16th of October
- teamed with AIG
- All student spaces filled for both events
• Three main branches of expansion:
Increasing services and support for students
Working with an increased number of national and local employers
Recreating the ASpera Ad Astra event or working on marketing the project
An initiative to partner students with elderly residents to provide a solution to both isolation/lack of care and the deficiency of student housing in Bath.
- will be running in the second semester of the 2019/20 year.
- preparation in the first semester through legislative and promotional tasks
Little Bag of Happiness
Little Bag of Happiness allows you to purchase a gift for someone you love to perk up their spirits during hard times. Back by popular demand, we will be selling The Little Bag of Happiness from the 22nd of November with wintery goodies such as:
Relaxing camomile tea
A bundle of assorted chocolates
Reusable bamboo straw
A pen to 'write your worries away'
Handwritten note from the gift sender
A rain poncho
This year, they'll be looking to expand their sales online and are seeking to employ beneficiaries who's lives could be aided through employment.