#Focus5: Lucy’s Story

#Focus5: Lucy’s Story We are thrilled to be sharing the wonderful journey that Lucy has been on since working with us at #Focus5. She described herself as “literally doing nothing” when she joined the project in October last year but that couldn’t be further from the truth now. In fact, Lucy has been so busy…

The #Focus5 project in Devon, Plymouth, Torbay and Somerset: Working with vulnerable young people

The #Focus5 project in Devon, Plymouth, Torbay and Somerset: Working with vulnerable young people Taken from Tristram Hooley Career guidance for social justice Last week Oliver Jenkin discussed the Ambitions Project in Cornwall. This week he joins with Nee Bedford to discuss another project working with vulnerable young people in the South West of England. In the second of…

#Focus5 What do you do when you’re bored?

#Focus5 What do you do when you’re bored? For #Focus5 leaver, Molly, being bored meant applying for a job! Not a bad way to manage that tedium, right? We recently shared Molly’s success story but things have taken a new turn for her. Molly is now back living in Liverpool and has recently started her new job…

#Focus5 scoops big awards at Green Impact ceremony

#Focus5 scoops big awards at Green Impact ceremony At the start of the last year things were quite a bit different than they are now. People could still get together in large crowds, no one knew what a national lockdown feels like and CSW Group had just started the Green Impact initiative. A lot has…