Update on the Building Better Opportunities Programme

Posted 27.04.2020

The COVID-19 pandemic has affected how the Building Better Opportunities programme is being delivered.  We’ve now had a few weeks to adapt and review delivery.  Below is an update on the position of the BBO programme since restrictions were first put in place.

Money Sorted:

  • Still able to take on new referrals and are able to process the administrative elements related to this.
  • Appointments will take place via telephone.
  • For more information on how to refer, please visit: https://moneysortedind2n2.org/

Opportunity & Change:

  • From 1st May will be able to take on new referrals and will complete a support needs assessment over the phone to ensure the individual meets the criteria and the navigator is confident they will be able to give the appropriate support.
  • Appointments will take place via telephone.
  • For more information on how to refer, please visit: http://www.opportunityandchange.org/

Towards Work:

  • Able to take on limited new referrals to provide some pre-registration support. Full programme of support not currently available due to restrictions. People will receive a needs assessment from the Work Coach to establish need and support available.
  • For more information on the project, please visit: https://www.towardswork.org.uk/

BBO is having a significant impact on individual lives, supporting people to increase their confidence, independence and achieve their employment aspirations.

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