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Growing up without mum and dad made me a target for playground bullies.

A Bristol Fixer who was bullied at school because he was raised by foster parents is drawing on his own experience to campaign for greater respect... read more

Press Release • 08.03.2013 • By Fixers

I was born in the wrong body and want to help others like me

A Salford Fixer is drawing on his own experience to smash stereotypes and promote understanding about the transgender community. Born a girl,... read more

Press Release • 08.03.2013 • By Fixers

Emotional conflict of life growing up on the home front

School can be tough for any young person, but it can be even harder when your mum or dad is in the forces. Now a group of Plymouth Fixers are... read more

Press Release • 08.03.2013 • By Fixers

One in three are voting with their wallet following tax revelations

Millions of Britons are using consumer power to boycott companies seen to be avoiding their fair share of UK tax, new research reveals. A ComRes... read more

Press Release • 01.03.2013 • By Christian Aid

Children with vision impairment need more early years support if they are to have the same life chances as sighted peers, warn leading charities

The RLSB (the Royal London Society for Blind People) and the Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB) have launched a report which... read more

Press Release • 20.02.2013 • By The Royal London Society for Blind People

Reality TV star and model backs young Stockport stroke victim’s awareness campaign

A young stroke victim from Stockport whose awareness campaign has won the support of reality TV star and model Chloe Cummings will be featured on... read more

Press Release • 05.02.2013 • By Fixers

TV star Gaynor Faye backs young Leeds man to stand up to bullies

A young man from Leeds who has won the support of TV actress Gaynor Faye as he confronts bullies head-on will be featured on ITV News Calendar on... read more

Press Release • 06.02.2013 • By Fixers

Disability or not - Worcester Tech Students raise efforts for greater integration.

Young people calling for greater integration of students with disabilities and learning difficulties into the social side of college life will be... read more

Press Release • 06.02.2013 • By Fixers

Long-term unemployed Newcastle man encourages other young people not to give up hope

A young Newcastle man who has experienced long periods of unemployment and is now encouraging other young people to stay positive will be featured... read more

Press Release • 06.02.2013 • By Fixers

Young people on Taunton estate urge local council not to forget about them

Young people who are appealing to their local council to provide a drop-in service on a Taunton housing estate will be featured on ITV News West... read more

Press Release • 05.02.2013 • By Fixers