Future Bright is a career progression programme and is open to local residents who are:
Aged 19 and over
Living in the West of England - that’s Bath & North East Somerset, Bristol and South Gloucestershire
Currently in paid work - this can be full-time, part time or anything in between.
Receiving benefits or tax credits - Universal Credit, Working Tax Credit, Child Tax Credit, Job Seeker’s Allowance, Income Support, Employment Support Allowance, Housing Benefit, or Means-Tested Council tax Reduction.
Our team of experienced career coaches can help you with:
Advice and support: your dedicated coach will work with you to help you create an action plan showing where you want to be and how you can get there.
Developing skills: we’ll help you identify and access support and training as well as looking at ways you can get more from your current role.
Personal budgets: we can help you pay for the training and equipment you need to reach your goals.
If you are interested in finding out more call us on 01454866008 or complete the short referral form at, https://www.westofengland-ca.gov.uk/future-bright/referrals/
If so, you might be interested in the South Gloucestershire 'Shared Lives' scheme which offers a community based alternative to other forms of care for people who need support. Follow this link for more information, and have a look at the brochure in the downloads section for more details.
Please check that your contact information is up to date.
If your e-mail address, or telephone number has changed, please log into your account and update this information.
You can do this by clicking on 'update contact information', which you will find on the right hand side of the screen when you log in.
Remember to click the 'submit' button when you have finished.
Every year, we will write to you to ask you to review your application. This is to make sure the information you have provided is up to date. We will send you instructions on how to do this when we write to you.
After we have written to you, you will have 28 days to review your application. If you do not do so, we will assume you no longer wish to remain on the housing register and we will cancel your application.