A flexible and tailored support programme for unemployed young people aged 18 -24. We know that for the hardest-to-reach young people, one size doesn’t fit all and that to make real, sustainable progress, we need to tackle the whole range of issues a young person is facing.
6th Sense is based in the Southern Locality and is part funded by the SHSCT. Eight Young People with a range of disabilities and autism will be supported to participate in twelve 6th sense meetings per year. Activities will include influencing and capacity building meetings. Personal Care Needs of membership will be met at the project.
Adverse Childhood Experiences are traumatic or stressful events that occur in childhood. This can be a repeating pattern of events or a single, powerfully traumatic incident. ACEs might also be referred to as ‘early’ or ‘developmental’ trauma. This service is commissioned to support Dudley and Sandwell Local Authorities in becoming ACE aware and trauma informed within their practice.
Apna 19+ is a new service and as well as on going current services this service will also implement the following activities:
Group Work that will include:
Arts & Crafts
…and much more
Help with employment and access to colleges will be provided.
Apna 19+ will also escort to and from colleges and clubs.