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Tracey’s Story

When Tracey saw the GREAT Project’s leaflets in the Job centre, she decided to get in contact. Tracey’s hope was that the project could help present her work experience to employers, secure interviews and ultimately find paid work.
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World Mental Health Day

The GREAT project shares experiences and insights to support the awareness of mental health.
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Black History Month

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Mina’s Story

The pandemic had left single parent Mina very isolated and in need of support.
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Employment support re-opens for families affected by Covid 19

The GREAT project is offering a remote service across Leicestershire for families who have lost employment due to the pandemic.
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Urvish’s Story

Urvish joined the GREAT project to boost his confidence and result in employment. The unforeseen Covid 19 pandemic however, presented new challenges for him, including increased isolation.
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Kieran’s Story.

Before joining the GREAT project, Kieran lived at home with his parents and three children. Kieran wanted support to find employment but needed help to overcome multiple barriers including anxiety, lack of confidence and social skills.
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Amira’s Story

Since graduating in 2018 with a Business Management degree, Amira had done agency work but was looking for a full time permanent position Admin role.
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Sukhwinder’s Story

Sukhwinder faced multiple barriers that prevented him from finding work, but he had had enough and decided to find support with the GREAT Project.
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