Action for Children
Adding digital skills to employability programmes in Scotland to support young people.
Bethnal Green Ventures
An accelerator programme for people who want to change the world using technology.
Bristol Braille Technology
Canute is reinvigorating Braille with a prototype digital Braille e-book reader.
Cafédirect Producers’ Foundation
Digital Farm puts power back into farmers’ hands by making their own data accessible.
Jointly is a tool that helps families manage care for loved ones alongside increasingly complex lives.
The Amazing Adventures of Millie Moreorless is a pioneering app to help children with Down Syndrome get better at maths.
Helping people improve the life chances of students by connecting them to business leaders.
Future First Alumni Networks
Helping young people from less advantaged backgrounds gain role models.
Software for smart glasses and virtual reality goggles for people with visual impairments.
Home Start UK in partnership with #techmums
Homestart and #techmums working to offer digital skills training to young mothers.
Bulbshare is a crowdsourcing and co-creation platform to boost young people’s civic engagement.
London Rebuilding Society
Shimmer Platform Pilot tackles both financial and fuel poverty via a single user-friendly platform.
Digital Families is a learning platform providing digital skills for disadvantaged children and their families.
Soulight is a music app to boost emotional wellbeing, prevent anxiety and stress, and alleviate depression.
National Extension College
Open School in a Box uses digital technology to improve educational chances and have social impact.
Revolutionising rehabilitation therapy for stroke survivors through games and social networking.
An educational online platform inspiring dyslexic children to be creative through writing.
The JAM platform is an app giving people a discreet way to signal that they need extra time to access services.
Creating the next generation of bionic hands with the latest 3D scanning and printing tech.
Pulseguard Impact Project
A heart-rate monitoring system that detects silent seizures and raises the alarm.
RunAClub Scaling Up
A digital club management platform for individual, or networks of, clubs and groups.
GeorgiePhone works as a talking virtual personal assistant. By moving a finger on the screen, users can make calls, send text messages, know where you are, keep a diary and even hail a cab.
R&D programme exploring tech solutions to benefit the mental health and wellbeing of families living in poverty.
An online portal helping young people make better-informed choices for post-16 education.
The Children’s Society
Helping young people improve their digital skills through accredited course development.
The Tribe Project
A social action initiative to up-skill members of the community within areas of inequality, to become paid community carers.
The Wales Co-operative Centre
Incorporating digital literacy into existing life skills programmes for hard-to-reach youths.
Tiny Medical Apps
Taking essential asthma information off the page and onto young people’s smartphones.
Tech-enhanced sight for visually impaired people, making the real world appear clearer.
Software to print bilingual pharmacy dispensing labels for patients who do not read English.