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New Jersey train crash: Many injured at Hoboken station: More than 100 people have been injured, many of them critically, after a commuter train crashed into a railway station in New Jersey.
Our programme to work with young people who have autism and are still at school is nearing the end of its second year. The programme has supported many young people throughout the highlands to engage with the community around them and to start to think about life outwith school.
Liam Fox predicts free EU trade post-Brexit: International Trade Secretary Liam Fox says he wants the UK's trade with the European Union to be "at least as free" after Brexit.
Moving from ESA to JSA? We are currently running workshops for people need some help with getting their foot on the employment ladder.
Oxford abduction: Schoolgirl raped by men in car: A teenage girl who was abducted while walking to school was raped by "more than one man", police say.
Since January 2013 the Shirlie Project has moved 32% of people on the Try It Out contract into employment and 45% into a work placement. The contract which is funded by the Highland Council enables people to get back to work either with support or just some help in the right direction.
Young women at 'highest mental health risk': Young women are the highest risk group for mental health problems, according to new data released by NHS Digital.
Since 2006 over 600 people have successfully moved into employment.
Tommy Wright: Barnsley sack assistant boss amid football corruption claims: Barnsley sack assistant boss Tommy Wright following allegations of football corruption in a Daily Telegraph investigation.
The Shirlie Project is delighted to announce that we are delivering an employment programme for young people aged 16 - 24 throughout the Highlands. The programme will offer a variety of employment skills including work placements. We have also been approved to deliver 2 SCQF qualifications at Level 3 & 4 in Employability and the Certificate of Work Readiness. Please contact us if you are interested in a fun and lively course that will give you lifelong skills.
We are delighted to announce 4 years funding from the Big Lottery which will allow us to continue to deliver employment services for people furthest removed from the labour market.