Community Family Support Programme (Supporting the communities career goals with a mix of wellbeing and employability support)

Customized Training Services

Across Northern Ireland

Type of support for people

  • Emotional or social support (e.g. befriending)
  • Information and advice
  • Other
Help offered

The Community Family Support Programme is still here, working remotely with new and current participants’ offering Health, Social and Employability support.

Current lockdown may be causing isolation, CFSP is here to ensure participants NEVER feel alone.

Family Support: At a time like this families face multiple barriers including social isolation, financial worries and stress management. Our Family Mentor will listen, support and guide you to ensure you receive the help and support you need.

They can help with educational activities following schools closures, confidence building session and parenting tips on communication and managing kids during this time.

Additional support includes information on grant schemes and financial aid, food vouchers and telephone counselling by our qualified counsellors helping you through this stressful time.

Employment support: Our career support focuses on what participants need to do to get the jobs that are currently hiring. Have you recently worked part time and have been furloughed? CFSP can now support you in finding work again and increase your hours.

Create or improve CV Job Search supported by career mentors. Access to online learning and Short Accredited Courses Interview preparation

Our wide range of accredited level one courses are currently being offered via Google Classroom.

Our remote/digital support includes:

Facetime Support. Access to quality certificated online training. Phone Support providing one to one advice & guidance from Family and Career mentors. Tutor support packages can be delivered/emailed to participant address. Create or improve your CV via tutor support.

How to access this support

Get in touch with the coordinator in your area to find out how CFSP can support you.

Derry City & Strabane (Leanne 07710971549) Senior area Coordinator- CFSP Fermanagh & Omagh (Maeve 07739651536) Causeway Coast & Glens (Lynda 07739651301)

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