New Leaf programme will be looking to support over 2,800 people from across Cheshire, enabling them to move closer to employment over three year until September 2019. The project has been allocated £10.6 million of funding through the Building Better Opportunities programme and is funded by the European Social Fund and the National Lottery, through the Big Lottery Fund, which provides investment in local projects that increase economic development by investing in projects which will support skills development, employment and job creation, social inclusion and local community regeneration.

Are you currently unemployed or not needing to work?

Would you like to improve your skills, and learn about a new career?

If this is you, and you'd like to build your CV, access unique training and work placement opportunities at no cost then contact the New Leaf Team at Cheshire Without Abuse (01270 250 390)

New Leaf provides:

- one to one support from a dedicated mentor.

- Money advice as well as help with benefits and budgeting.

- Access to training, volunteering, and employment opportunities.

- Mental Health support

Cheshire Without Abuse are working across Cheshire East, Cheshire West, and Warrington to engage women into education and employment, through the New Leaf project. Women across the Country are facing a number of challenges and barriers in regards to work; these can include, the gender pay gap, being a primary carer and the costs of childcare, as well as harassment and discrimination. New Leaf builds your skills, experience, and confidence to help you towards employment.

Our dedicated & friendly New Leaf team at Cheshire Without Abuse will meet with you, support you to complete your application & gather necessary evidence, and support you to engage with your personal mentor once accepted on to the programme. 

Contact: 01270 250 390 and ask to speak to a member of the team.

Email: [email protected]

Participants (to be eligible) must not be in any employment or funded education, have the right to work in the UK, and have identification (Passport or Birth certificate). The team at Cheshire Without Abuse will help you gather the necessary evidence for your application, we can even cover costs of applying for identification, so please contact us on 01270 250 390.