Week 21 – Apuldram Centre | NJIB

Originally founded in 1989 by parents who wanted their children, with learning disabilities, to have a meaningful life, the Apuldram Centre is now still going strong 25 years later. Pulling up the sma...

Week 20 – Fitzroy | NJIB

It takes all kind of people to make this world the wonderful and vibrant place that it is, that, includes people with learning disabilities. I have long marvelled at my mother, a care home manager for...

Week 19 – Spinal Injuries Association | NJIB

I guess you never think you’re going to break your back. It’s not something that ever really crosses your mind; that one day you may be confined to a wheel chair. But, it could happen to a...

Week 18 – Reflection | NJIB

So after a long 17-week stint, I finally had a week to myself! This week, I did not attend a charity but worked from home catching up on all the vital and flagged emails in my inbox. Yes, there were q...

Week 17 – Great Western Air Ambulance

So you’re on your way home from work, thinking about that dinner you have to prepare, as your guests arrive in about an hour. You’re pushing a little harder on the pedal than you usually w...

Dear Ex – An Open Letter

Dear Ex-Boyfriend,   I forgive you.   I don’t know how you expect me to respond, but the only thing I can do is be honest. Quite frankly, you broke my heart, but it’s ok. You shattered i...

Week 16 – Marie Curie |NJIB

Let’s talk about death. Yes, death. Not exactly the easiest subject is it? Us Brits really do have a way of shying away and avoiding the topic completely. So heaven forbid we even mention the no...

Week 15 – Lively Minds | NJIB

So far, all of my time with the Nicest Job has been spent with charities who service a need within the UK. Be it blindness or animal rescue to Cystic Fibrosis and Autism. But this week, my focus and a...

Week 14 – Cuan Wildlife Rescue | NJIB

I think my luck’s in as this week I am with animals again! Slightly different from the ones before as this week, I am with wild animals. Not bears or lions, but squirrels and owls, oh my! Cuan W...