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SWITCH (Supporting Women In The Community and Home)

SWITCH is a Big Lottery Funded project ran by Nacro.

The project works to support vulnerable women aged 16+ acroos Middlesbrough, Redcar and Cleveland. The aim of the project is to support and encourage women into education, employment and/or training; along with developing confidence, self esteem and improve overall well-being.

Women can be referred into the project and access 1:1 support, group work, well-being workshops and training - all whilst being supported by friendly, confident and approachable staff team. Support can be offered within your home or community.

Our workshops include arts and crafts, self defence, personal awareness, cooking and healthy eating, gardening etc....make friends and learn new skills.

MENTORING - SWITCH also provides opportunities for women to volunteer within the project. If you are interested in volunteering to enhance the lives of women in Teesside, you will be offered full training and a level 2 qualification and ongoing support.

Who to contact

Contact Name
Lynn Swainston
Contact Position
Team Manager
Telephone
0800 0028 1536
07789 716 479
E-mail
lynn.swainston@nacro.org.uk
Website
SWITCH website
Parent Organisation
NACRO

Where to go

Name
Langridge Initiative Centre
Address
Langridge Crescent
Middlesbrough
Teesside
Postcode
TS3 7LU
Notes

Transport may be provided

Time / Date Details

When is it on
Monday - Friday: 8.00am - 4.30pm
Time of day
Afternoon
Morning

Other Details

Costs

Details
all activities are free unless stated when advertised

Availability

Age Ranges
16+
Referral required
Yes
Referral Details

referral form available from lianne.steed@nacro.org.uk

Page last reviewed: 19/07/2018
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