Skills Plus for Change is a specialist life-skills training programme for people with complex needs who are accessing the Opportunity and Change programme.
Typically they may have experienced mental ill-health, substance misuse, housing difficulties, domestic abuse or a history of offending.
Funded by the European Social Fund and The National Lottery Community Fund, as part of the national Building Better Opportunities programme.
The service supports people to:
- Manage money effectively
- Sustain a tenancy or mortgage
- Improve confidence and happiness
- Live healthier lifestyles
- Move towards employment
Each of the modules consists of five two-hour sessions.