People living in deprived areas often face multiple barriers. They may face social and health factors including poverty, substance misuse, lack of confidence, mental health issues, poor literacy and worklessness.

Often people lack hope and don’t believe things can change. Choices gives hope by enabling people to build confidence through appreciating their own skills and worth, so they can take control and tackle the barriers they face. Isolated people make friends, people set goals to do with family, work, lifestyle and finance.

The course leads to internal change in attitudes and confidence, which leads to outward changes in relationships, steps towards work and community involvement including voluntary work.

If you think someone you know, or you, would benefit from this course, use the referral form.