"Just this year, 31 companies were created under the Program for Promoting the Unemployed Entrepreneurship (PEED), corresponding to 46 jobs and a total investment of 487 thousand euros," said the regional secretary of inclusion. and Social Affairs, recalling that the Regional Government, through the Madeira Employment Institute, is making measures available to support the creation of its own business, as well as stimulating job creation.
Rita Andrade spoke during a visit to & # 39; Ironing Grandma Maria & # 39 ;, a company made by PEED, one of 15 measures against unemployment, managed by the Madeira employment institute.
“This is another company that benefits from specific support for the unemployed. It is the goal of the Regional Government to help these people create their own business in combating unemployment, & # 39; said the officer.
Ironing services are the main focus of the company, located in Santo António, more precisely in the Madalenas area. With a low cost strategy, this service, which has so far made two jobs, is complemented by a 24-hour laundry and laundry service.