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(The IET Benevolent fund)

Funded by engineers for engineers - your Foothold is here.

All the ways your Foothold is here for you

Foothold is a small organisation but we have big plans. We're expanding the number of partners we work with to help increase the varied support we offer. We've begun working with experts and supporters to create a library full of useful guides and advice. We're planning to triple the number of people we help by 2022. To do that, we're constantly looking at ways we can provide support. And we're working with our community more than ever — to create community stories, recruit wonderful volunteers and fundraise. We're mainly funded by IET members' donations but we work independently of The IET. Check out all the ways we're working hard to make sure we've got your back.

Law Express, authors of: Creating a Lasting Power of Attorney (LPA): Everything you need to know

Creating a Lasting Power of Attorney (LPA): Everything you need to know

Find out how you can create a Lasting Power of Attorney (LPA) in this handy blog by our partners at Law Express.

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Dr Kellyn Lee, dementia expert

Living well with dementia

In advance of her upcoming webinar miniseries, Dementia expert Dr Kellyn Lee explores how we can improve the wellbeing of people affected by dementia.

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Dan Cognolato, topics include exercise and endurance challenge training

Foothold Run ’til it hertz endurance challenge: how to train to achieve your exercise goals

Engineer and fitness trainer Dan Cognolato reveals some pro tips for training for endurance challenges – such as our Run ’til it hertz challenge.

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