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This is the space where you will see information, thoughts and research from topics which align to the Aster Foundation's work. 

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Inc. entrepreneurs launch AI technology

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Using state of the art, Artificial Intelligence technology, Well Good, founded by Dan Willis and Adam McNichol aims to provide tailored predictive mental health care designed to help organisations support employee wellbeing.

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Mental health support one cup at a time

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Wellbeing mentor, Ling Salter, set up her social business, Compassionate Cuppa to support mental health through one-to-one mentoring. Now she’s part of the inc. programme

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Creating places for nature and community

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inc. entrepreneur, Andrea Harvey and her business, Places for Nature will be working with communities to help them connect with nature and each other, by offering support and equipment to help create, improve, maintain and preserve places for wildlife in gardens and communal spaces.

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Returning to work with inc.

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Dhivya Venkatachala is the founder of Get into Data, a social business aimed at helping people back into work. Now she’s one of our inc. entrepreneurs hoping to take her idea to the next level with the support of our unique ten-month programme.

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CDUK – helping to tackle homelessness

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Bristol entrepreneur, Stevie Mitchell founded Collective Decisions UK (CDUK) to train and employ people from the homeless community to produce sustainable clothing through collaboration with local charitable partners.

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Building businesses to change the world

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For Carl Randle, sustainable change comes one brick at a time. His social business, Raw Brick Innovations Ltd creates construction and building products which are made from non-recyclable waste, landfill waste or single use plastics. Now, he’s building his business as part of our inc. class of 20/21.

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bMoneywize – bringing money know how to a generation

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Dr Arinola Araba was inspired to set up her social business, bMoneywize when she saw how her children and their friends were around money. Now she’s one of our amazing inc. entrepreneurs and hoping to inspire a generation of young people, including those across our communities and their parents.

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Bringing the cool back into healthcare

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Foundation

Well Cool Clothing is a new approach to how we dress in hospital, when we have health care needs at home or for those with reduced mobility

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Unlocking the potential of single parents

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Padlock is an online platform connecting businesses with cybersecurity expertise, powered by the free training of single parents in marketable cyber skills. For its founder, Eoin Heffernan, it’s an opportunity to create social change in a sustainable way.

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