PURE Birmingham

PURE project, Birmingham

The PURE project is a part-funded European Social Funded project. This project has been brought together by Birmingham City Council and is delivered by Swanswell.

The PURE project brings together a range of coordinated interventions to assist the needs of Birmingham citizens with barriers into the employment market. The PURE project supports:

  • homeless households including families and singles
  • women fleeing domestic violence
  • offenders and those at risk of offending
  • individuals with learning difficulties, mental health issues, substance misuse issues and physical and sensory disabilities

PURE Intervention Workers support, guide and mentor individuals helping them to make positive changes and access employment, education or training opportunities.

Eligibility criteria

The PURE project is eligible for participants Birmingham wide, with an emphasis on areas such as Ladywood, Aston, Lozells and East Handsworth. Participants will be:

  • aged 29+
  • unemployed/inactive seeking employment
  • Birmingham resident
  • have the legal right to live in the UK/Work in an EU Member State for the duration of the project support
  • Not being supported by another ESF funded project/programme¬†(if you are unaware of whether you are being supported by another project we encourage a referral and we will check)

The PURE project is part-funded by the European Social Fund.

PURE Birmingham Cranstoun

PURE Birmingham
Grenville Buildings, 2nd floor
12 Cherry Street
Birmingham B2 5AR
United Kingdom
Phone: 0121 633 1750
Fax: 08718 956 034
Email: PURE@swanswell.org
Url: https://www.cranstoun.org/swanswell

Services offered:

The PURE project offers individuals a tailored action plan including including:

  • One to one support
  • Information and advice
  • Confidence building
  • Action planning
  • Basic skills and ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) training
  • First contact events
  • Support for those who need pre-work assistance
  • Access to education, training and employment services
  • At work support
  • Money management and basic financial skills programme
  • Volunteering opportunities
PURE Birmingham
Grenville Buildings, 2nd floor
12 Cherry Street
Birmingham B2 5AR
United Kingdom
Phone: 0121 633 1750
Fax: 08718 956 034
Email: PURE@swanswell.org
Url: https://www.cranstoun.org/swanswell
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