Community Works (Community Works)
What we do
Help people to overcome barriers such as lack of confidence, experience or qualfications to identify and get into volunteering or work that suits their needs.
Community Works has an experienced team who listen to the needs of the client and help them find a way to achieve their objective. All clients have regular 1:1 guidance and access to accredited training.
Training groups are small, usually between 2-6 people.
In addition, for people wanting to enter the care sector for the first time or return to care Community Works delivers the Award in Introduction in Care.
Employability, Education and training, and Volunteering
Care experienced, Disability, Homeless / at risk of homelessness, Substance misuse, LGBT+, BME Groups, Criminal Convictions, Lone Parents, Health Conditions, and Long term unemployed
North east and North west
Age group served
20-24, 25-29, 30-50, and 50+
Stage 2 / Barrier Removal, Stage 3 / Vocational Activity, Stage 4 / Job Matching, and Stage 5 / Upskilling & Aftercare
Port of Leith Housing Association tenants or people living in postcodes EH5, EH6 or EH7.
Having flexible funding means that we are able to work in partnership with other organisaitons.