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BURTON Albion Community Trust’s Employability Programme, Building Better Opportunities Evolve, are working in partnership with Staffordshire County Council to provide a NEW Social & Active Group.

The main aims of the group are to build confidence and social skills, become more active and develop a healthier lifestyle with workshops provided, including career support with taking steps into employment.

Sessions are FREE and will be held at The Burton Library between 1-2pm every Wednesday for all ages 16+. A hot/cold drink and snacks will be provided each week.

Gemma Pearson, session coordinator, said; “The Burton Library have been great with helping BACT support existing clubs held at the centre, including now providing a venue for our new Social & Active Group. Being a central point in Burton upon Trent, this gives individuals the opportunity to make friends and socialise whilst engaging with Health & Wellbeing activities or developing employability skills. This will then link into the Building Better Opportunities Evolve Programme to help develop career pathways with further training or employment opportunities.”

For further information about BACT’s Employability Programme and other Football Therapy or ‘Female Only’ session, please contact 01283 440041 or email 

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