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Updated: October 29, 2014

A programme to promote employment, training, volunteering and active citizenship.

To increase employment/training opportunities for those who have not engaged in the formal education system – but through “sport” can have a second chance.

 

Activities delivered:

Needs analysis carried out on young people, with placement and mentor programmes provided.

 

Outcomes:

  • Improved confidence, interpersonal skills and self-esteem of younger people participating in this project.
  • Increased levels of qualifications and subsequent opportunities of employment for older group.
  • Increased awareness of pitfalls associated with engaging in criminal and anti social behaviour and the devastating effects it can have on their lives and the lives of other people.