Beyond 2030 was initially formed to address barriers and issues related to worklessness, particularly attracting diverse groups and, those furthest from the market through unique interventions that engage, raise confidence, self-belief, improve motivation and, most importantly, lead to economic activity, changed lives and improved social mobility.
Action Towards Inclusion
Are you feeling low in confidence, anxious or isolated and not sure how to make changes in your life?
We can support you step by step to make positive changes, improve your skills and be more confident. You will receive long-term, one-to-one mentoring and support from a keyworker that enables you to overcome barriers, improve your wellbeing and move you closer to education, training, job-searching and employment. Your mentor can also support you to access the services you need to resolve health, finance and skills issues.
You’re eligible for Action Towards Inclusion if:
You’re over 18 and You’ve been unemployed and have an additional barrier such as health, basic skills or financial problems or You’re “economically inactive” and receiving ESA, Income Support, Pension Credit or not claiming any type of benefit and not working.
You’re not eligible if you’re working, including 0 hour contracts.
What can I expect?
You’ll have a keyworker, who will work with you on a one-to-one basis to support you.You’ll be involved in other activities, chosen specifically for you, which will help you to overcome your barriers and move closer to training, education, and employment. These could include English, maths and ICT skills as well as other fun activities.
You’ll also have the opportunity to access help from other places, which could include:
Help to access community support and services
Health, therapy, counselling and well-being activities
Vocational training, volunteering and work experience
These activities are being delivered as part of the Action Towards Inclusion project, part of the national Building Better Opportunities (BBO) programme. This project is being funded by the Big Lottery Fund and the European Social Fund (ESF).
How we help you
We work to help organisations, communities and individuals with innovative, tailored solutions to address the barriers and issues related to worklessness, particularly attracting and retaining diverse groups and those furthest from the market through unique interventions that engage, raise confidence, imporving talent acquisition, self-belief, improve motivation and, most importantly, lead to positive change.
Our talent acquisition programme is designed around the needs of employers, working closely to ensure we engage priority target groups and our delegates are job ready and able to progress into sustainable employment. Over the last 3 years, our experienced team have delivered £1.2m of public sector funded programmes (ESF, SFA, LRF, FFFUI, SSFWF, ESA, FSF) engaging with over 1,500 ‘furthest from the labour market’ individuals to help them secure employment. Target groups supported include: Young people, Young People Not in Education, Employment or Training (NEETs), problem families, 50+ Women, Lone Parents, Ex-Offenders, Immigrants, Ethnic and Cultural Groups and people facing multiple disadvantages.