fbpx

Pledjar

Deaf Awareness

Deaf Awareness Week

Did you know that more than 1 billion young adults are at risk of permanent, avoidable hearing loss because of unsafe listening practices? We’ve become so used to putting headphones in to escape the real world for a minute (or much longer) that very few of us consider the negative Read more…

Autism

World Autism Awareness Day

The UN recognises the 2nd April each year as World Autism Awareness Day, in order to raise awareness of the challenges that persons with autism face. This year, the UN is focusing particularly on how autism affects inclusion in the workplace. What is autism? Autism is a neurological condition that Read more…

World Wildlife Day

World Wildlife Day

World Wildlife Day has been celebrated on the 1st March since 2014 and, with news coverage and enthusiasm surrounding environmental issues at a recent peak, this year’s event is set to be more important than ever. We’ve put together a short guide to help you celebrate World Wildlife Day 2021 Read more…

Cervical Cancer Awareness Week

Cervical cancer affects around 3,200 new people in the UK every year – that’s more than 8 every single day. According to Cancer Research UK, an incredible 99.8% of UK cases are classed as preventable, which demonstrates just how important Cervical Cancer Prevention Week, held from the 18th to the Read more…

World Braille Day

World Braille Day, 2021

Reading forms a big part of our daily lives, whether we realise it or not. Even if curling up with a novel on a Sunday afternoon is not your idea of a good time, you’ll read signs, warnings and instructions countless times every day. Reading allows us to understand the Read more…

How to avoid online scams

How to avoid online scams

With more of our lives than ever before taking place online this year, it’s vitally important that we make sure we’re staying safe on the internet. We’ve put together a guide to help you avoid online scams and keep your data (and money) safe while enjoying web-based financial services. Be Read more…