Plastic in our Oceans - Leila's campaign

Leila has been using her time in the Media group to raise awareness about the harmful effects of plastic in the ocean. She recently made a radio show which aired on Dover Community Radio.Read more

Disabled Access Day - Saturday 16th March

We are celebrating the organisations that make sure they are accessible all year round, meaning people with learning difficulties and/or autism can be seen, be heard and belong in every part of society.Read more

Molly's Apprenticeship - Women in Work

As we end National Apprentice Week on International Women's Day, it seemed like the perfect opportunity to celebrate one of the wonderful women in our workforce, Apprentice Business Administrator, Molly.Read more

Work Placement to Apprenticeship to Work Coach; Jason's Journey

Jason's journey with bemix has seen him join as part of a work placement, progress to volunteering and supporting others, secure an apprenticeship and find full time employment as a Work Coach and Teaching Assistant.Read more

Valuing Disability - In conversation with... The Pentagon Centre

We find out how our Supported Internships partners at The Pentagon Centre view and value disability in their business.Read more

Being Seen and Belonging to the Westgate Hall Community

We are proud to belong to the Westgate Hall community. We can be seen at the Hall running a monthly pop-up cafe, serving affordable, vegetarian food.Read more

Valuing Disability Business of the Year - Now closed to entries

The 2019 Kent Excellence in Business Awards are now open for entries. Does your employer value and welcome the contribution and talents of disabled employees? AWARDS NOW CLOSED TO ENTRIESRead more

From Volunteer to Work Coach - Jason's Journey

Jason joined the Supported Internships team in September 2017 as a volunteer Teaching Assistant. One year later, he's now employed in the team as a Work Coach.Read more

Risky Business Drama Group Welcomes Actor with Down's Syndrome as New Supporter

Professional actor, Sam Barnard, has recently joined the bemix workforce as Supporter for Risky Business, our performing arts group.Read more

Support our vision this Christmas

Find out about our festive events and other opportunities to support our work this Christmas.Read more

Being seen brewing up a storm

Oscar Woodham from Swale has bagged himself the work placement that many people can only dream about. He's working with independent beer brewers, Boutilliers.Read more

Understanding Diversity - an interview with Carmen Cassidy

Carmen talks to us about the book she is writing as part of her coursework in the Media group.Read more

Being Heard at the Building Business with Purpose Conference

Matt, Steve and Ann Marie will be leading a workshop around being a community focused social enterprise. The workshop will be part of the Building Business with Purpose conference run by Social Enterprise Kent.Read more

Activism through words

How do the words we use impact the people around us? Can we make a genuine positive change with the language we use? We think we can...Read more

Horror inspired wooden art - an interview with Garry Edwards

Garry is an artist working in the Eco Shed. We talk to Garry about his inspiration and his recent work. Just in time for Halloween!Read more

Belonging - World Mental Health Day 2018

How is people's mental health improved by being seen, heard and belonging?Read more

Being Seen - An Interview with Sharni Pitcher

Sharni is a member of bemix's Music, Media and Performing Arts projects. She talks about what bemix means to her and how she gets into character when she's acting.Read more

Supporting the Opportunity to Work

The end of term does not mean the end of the journey - find out how employers and students are progressing with bemix's Supported Internships programme.Read more

GIG REVIEW - Standing Room Only at the Composed Showcase on 21st July

New bands Every Aspect and No Idea performed a packed out show at West Track Studios in CanterburyRead more

Eco Shed and the Cromers Wood Carved Coppiced Chestnut Commission

Fancy a shady walk among the trees this summer? Visit Cromers Wood in Sittingbourne and take a look at the beautiful sign, hand made by Eco Shed.Read more

Being Heard : An interview with Poppy Collie

Musician and artist, Poppy, talks to us about her journey with bemix.Read more

Vegetarian Pop Up Cafe hosts Volunteer Information Drop In - Tuesday 24th July

This month at Discovery Catering's Pop Up Vegetarian Café we are delighted to welcome Sue from Red Zebra Community Solutions. Sue will be available to answer any questions about volunteering and share information about opportunities in the area.Read more

"Informative and enlightening" Autism Awareness Training

Phillip and Joe develop co-produced "informative and enlightening" Autism Awareness Training.Read more

Supported Intern Alex achieves beyond expectations

It is the final month of the Supported Internships programme for this year's students. One of the students, Alex, has achieved above and beyond his goals for the course.Read more