Blueberry Learning

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Blueberry Learning is a not-for-profit CIC based in Cheshire, providing a range of non-qualification or ‘leisure’ courses to enable adults to continue to learn for social and personal development now that many further education colleges no longer offer ‘leisure’ courses. They identified a need make an important contribution towards promoting lifelong learning, social inclusion and general health and well-being through providing drama courses for adults with learning disabilities in Ellesmere port taught by fully-qualified adult tutors, offering an opportunity for participants to make new friends and learn new skills, develop self-esteem, confidence and well-being. A Cheshire Community Foundation grant paid for staffing costs to run the sessions.