The Building Better Opportunities programme is funded by The National Lottery Community Fund and the European Social Fund (ESF) who are co-investing in local projects tackling the root causes of worklessness, promoting social inclusion and driving local jobs and growth.
Community Matters is one of four projects within this programme across the Black Country and will help people across Walsall, Wolverhampton, Dudley and Sandwell move into or closer to employment by developing their skills and confidence. Community Matters is managed by the Heart of England Community Foundation in partnership with local organisations across the Black Country.
Refugee and Migrant Centre Black Country and Birmingham (RMC) is one of those partners. We will be working alongside the following partners to deliver the project; Access to Business, Accord Age Matters, Bilston Resource Centre, Ideal For All, Just Straight Talk, Manor Farm Community Association, SWEDA, TLC College, WELL Associates, and Zebra Access.
RMC will be delivering the following specific activities:
- Job Search and application support
- Careers Information Advice and Support
- ESOL classes
- PC Classes
- Welling being session
- Volunteering Opportunities
For more information about the Community Matters Programme please contact Steven Bayliss: