Connecting Opportunities

Connecting Opportunities

Connecting Opportunities works with new migrants to develop their skills and opportunities to find work and be part of the local community. Horton Housing is one of ten organisations that specialise in working with migrants that are offering tailored support, cultural orientation, English language classes and other training across West Yorkshire and part of North Yorkshire (Craven, Harrogate, Selby and York). Connecting Opportunities provides support to migrants aged 15 and above, who: have permission to work in the UK but are not in work live in West Yorkshire or parts of North Yorkshire have arrived in the UK within the last 10 years and do not have British Citizenship The project will also create new local connections, with opportunities for local people to be volunteer mentors and befrienders, and for…
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Co-ordinated Advice Support Tenancy Ready Service (CASTRS)

Co-ordinated Advice Support Tenancy Ready Service (CASTRS)

Phone 01274 753348 CASTRS is a drop-in service available for our clients to access information, advice and support. The service runs every Wednesday from 10am to 2pm at Horton's Training Centre. The drop-ins help clients with signposting, benefit claims, PIP, ESA and JSA sanctions and appeals. The service provides advocacy on the behalf of clients and staff are on-hand to support clients with calls to external agencies and with collecting of proof of ID. Computers are available for clients to fill out online applications and search for jobs and training courses. Clients can ring the Training Centre to book an advisor if they need a specific time slot. ADDRESS Horton Housing Training Centre, Bewick House, 16 Eldon Place, Bradford, BD1 3AZ
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