Improving lives, increasing prospects

Start 2018 with a new plan for you - we can help you in a number of ways, to gain employment, access education, training, volunteering, finding work experience or apprenticeships. We also offer confidential personal support for a range of issues. 

 

What is More Positive Together?

More Positive Together is a Lancashire-wide European Social Fund project which will help 2,250 people to improve their skills and employment prospects.

If you’re currently unemployed you could get a tailored programme of 1-to-1 mentoring, physical activity sessions, training courses, employment advice and work experience opportunities – designed to boost confidence, improve wellbeing and increase the chances of you getting a job.

The benefits

  • Improve confidence
  • Develop new skills
  • Get work experience /volunteer
  • Prepare for work
  • Increase job
  • prospects

A helping hand

You’ll work with a mentor who’ll assess your needs, help you identify and overcome any barriers to employment, as well as giving you opportunities to develop new skills and valuable work experience.

Positive experiences

Your support plan will be tailored to your needs but could include:

  • Sport and physical activities
  • Environmental skills
  • IT,literacy and numeracy training
  • Work experience placements
  • Volunteering opportunities
  • Help with applying for jobs

Find out more 

Come to one of our drop in sessions at Sumner House, King Street, Leyland and find out how More Positive Together can help you succeed. 

The first drop in session is on Wednesday 3 January, then Tuesday 9, 16, 23, 30 January from 9.30am to 12.30pm.

For further information or to apply, please complete the form below or call 03333 204 555.

The partners delivering the support in Lancashire are:

  • Adactus Housing Group
  • Blackpool Coastal Housing
  • Community Gateway Association
  • Contour Homes
  • Great Places Housing Group
  • Groundwork
  • Hyndburn Homes
  • Lancashire Sport Partnership
  • Lancaster City Council
  • Newground
  • Places for People
  • Progress Housing Group
  • Regenda Homes
  • Selnet
  • The Prince’s Trust
  • Together Housing
  • West Lancashire Borough