The Community Family Support Programme offers a range of support to the whole family. It will help you to overcome any barriers in the family home in order to return to education, training or employment.
What support will I receive?
The programme is specifically tailored to meet your family needs therefore the support you receive is dependent on what your family requires. You will be offered both family and employability support.
You will be allocated a Family Liaison Officer who will meet with you on a regular basis to provide practical support such as:
Who is eligible?
Your family can take part in the programme if you:
Where does it operate?
Family Liaison Officers can meet you in your family home, at one of our People 1st offices or anywhere in the community that is convenient to you; your local job centre, library, community centres or coffee shop. We cover the following areas:
Who should I contact?
Family Liaison Officer - Lisburn
07436 535 390
Family Liaison Officer - Castlereagh
07436 535 389
Family Liaison Officer - North Down
07436 535 387
Family Liaison Officer - Newtownards
07436 535 388
Employability Training Officer - Ards & North Down
02892 665 100
Employability and Training Officer - Lisburn & Castlereagh
02892 665 100
“ The provision of tailored, needs led one to one family and employability support is a strength of the project and has been a key factor in achieving and sustaining the high retention rates to date….. ”
ETI Inspection December 2017
Overall Outcome: Very Good