Barnardo’s is working with the construction industry to support and transform the lives of vulnerable young people through its Building Hope programme. This is an ambitious project empowering young care leavers and supporting them to develop skills and gain access to further training or employment in the construction sector.
Building Hope will be targeting young people leaving foster care, aged 17-25; with the programme initially being developed by Barnardo’s across the five South London boroughs of Croydon, Bromley, Lambeth, Lewisham and Southwark.
The programme will provide comprehensive support to address care leavers’ complex needs, and help them prepare for employment and independence including supported accommodation and emergency housing, wraparound support and a training academy.
In working with us construction companies will be able to:
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