Digital Champions graduation event

Torus Foundation’s very successful Digital Champions project culminated last week with a splendid celebration of the Champions achievements. The event, at Liverpool’s Sir Thomas Hotel, was lead by the project coordinator – James Pickup of Torus Foundation – and attended by all of the Digital Champions as well as senior management from Torus Foundation and […]

Liverpool Older Peoples’ Awards..

EDT – and three of our learners – have been shortlisted in the 2018 Liverpool Older Peoples’ Awards to be held at Liverpool’s Devonshire House Hotel on 9th November. The annual event celebrates the achievements and contributions of the over 65s as well as the organisations and initiatives catering for older people across the city […]

EDT – part of the ‘Include-IT Mersey’ project

EDT are pleased to announce our involvement in the new ‘Include-IT Mersey’ project which aims to get people online. Include-IT Mersey Digital Inclusion project offers IT skills training and employment support for local, unemployed people, especially those aged 45 and over. It is a new project, jointly funded by the European Social Fund and the […]

NUS Extra discount card

EDT are now registered as an NUS  Extra card provider – and all EDT students are eligible to purchase an NUS Extra student discount card. What are the benefits of an NUS Extra card? An NUS Extra card entitles you to discounts from hundreds of high street shops, restaurants, travel providers and many more. Below […]

EDT Enterprise Hub Opportunities

Current Opportunities EDT Enterprise Hub – Business Advisers EDT Enterprise Hub – Community Enterprise Facilitators   Everton Development Trust (EDT) is seeking to procure suitable providers of business start-up and enterprise engagement services targeting people in the Liverpool City Region, and in particular targeting people from disadvantaged communities.       EDT is the community […]

LMH Digital Inclusion Project video

The Digital Inclusion project video is now online. It is a summary by EDT’s Kevin Kirby of the work done by EDT with LMH tenants at the LMH IT Hubs. Featuring interviews with tenants who’ve participated in the project and a look at the activity at the Hubs.    

Award winners…

We are delighted to bring you the news that following our nomination as finalists at the recent LMH Focus Awards, Kevin Kirby and EDT were honoured with the Partnership of the Year Award. A splendid night was had by all at Liverpool’s Camp and Furnace where Kevin was presented with the award by LMH’s Angela […]

EDT shortlisted for LMH award

EDT are pleased to announce that we have been shortlisted for the 2015 LMH focus Awards. These awards celebrate the work done by LMH tenants, staff and partners in their communities and across Liverpool. We’ve been shortlised for the Partnership Award for the work done by Kevin Kirby in developing the LMH Digital Hubs Project […]

Matrix accreditation

The Matrix Quality standard was awarded to edt for the quality of information, advice and guidance (IAG) we provide. Read more about EDT’s Matrix accreditation The matrix Standard is the unique quality framework for the effective delivery of information, advice and/or guidance on learning and work. It promotes the delivery of high quality information, advice and/or guidance […]

Project Jennifer development continues

Work continues on Great Homer Street’s £150m Project Jennifer scheme. Work started late last year signalling the end of more than 10 years of planning by developer St Modwen. The scheme, which is being delivered by St Modwen in partnership with Liverpool council, will hopefully create more than 1,000 jobs. As well as an 110,000 […]