Building better opportunities
Building Better Opportunities is a service for people over 25 with physical disabilities and mental health conditions, who are facing complex barriers to work.
The service provides:
- specialist support – debt, finance, housing, benefits
- access fund – help with childcare and travel expenses
- peer led employment and wellbeing courses
- in-work support
Local providers in Chesterfield are:
Derbyshire Law Centre
Women’s Work Derbyshire
For more information www.opportunityandchange.org or www.syha.co.uk/bbo
Funding of £2.7m for Sheffield City Region and £4.6m for D2N2 has been received from the Big Lottery Fund and European Social Fund to deliver Building Better Opportunities.