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Vote - Jessica Starns (Positive Role Model Award - Disability)
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Jess has dyspraxia, dyslexia and dyscalculia. After struggling so much thoughout her childhood and teens she decided to set up a support group 'Dyspraxic Me' to help her peers. The support group has now been running for two years with Jess dedicating all her spare time to help others while holding down a full time job as an administrator for a charity. She has managed to secure funding to provide monthly workshops for young people to gain confidence and skills. Jess is always a positive role model and having her own learning difficulties has given her the drive to helping others.