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Sam’s campaign for blue badge inclusivity

National Star student Sam Vestey is campaigning to get the blue disabled badge changed to make it more inclusive. The 20-year-old from Bishop’s Cleeve is often challenged about using disabled areas such as parking spaces.

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Sustainability built in

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Sustainability has played a key role in the development of our new specialist student accommodation at Ullenwood.

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Sport fan Elliot volunteers at Commonwealth Games

Former National Star student and sport fan Elliot had the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to volunteer at the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games.

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Building appeal on target thanks to trusts and donor generosity

Hannah smiling with thank you card sat on her lap - website

National Star has raised more than a quarter of its public appeal target for a project to support young people with complex disabilities in just 30 days.

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Join our team during your university gap year

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Former Gloucester grammar school student Abirah used her gap year to work in a fulfilling and responsible role as a care and support worker

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Charli-Ann shortlisted as a keyworker finalist in Make a Difference Awards

Charli-Ann receiving bouquet of flowers from colleague

Charli-Ann Stenner, a Senior Facilitator at 1, Ledbury Road, National Star's long-term living provision in Hereford, has been named as a finalist in the keyworker category of the BBC Hereford & Worcester inaugural Make a Difference Awards.

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