BASE has secured funding to deliver the next stage of Employment is Everyone's Business. BASE and NDTi were funded by the Department for Education to deliver the 2015-16 Employment is Everyone's Business project and supported the six Berkshire local authority areas through Elevate Berkshire. Elevate Berkshire, through the Bertkshire and Thames Valley City Deal, are keen to invest and develop this further to improve life chances and employment outcomes for young people with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND).
BASE is taking part in an ERASMUS project to develop a quality framework for Supported Employment. The two year project began in October 2015 and sees BASE working with a number of transnational partners:
The Employment is Everyone's Business (EEB) project was funded by the Department for Education until 31 March 2016 and was jointly delivered by BASE and NDTi. The project’s overall aim was to improve employment outcomes for young people with special educational needs and disabilities who are in receipt of Education Health and Care (EHC) plans. The EEB project is continuing during 2016-17 in partnership with Elevate Berkshire.