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New Directions

What is New Directions?

New Directions supports clients aged 15 to 29 across Tees Valley who are Not in Employment, Education or Training (NEET); it provides access to specialist employment support and a helping hand into education and training so that people can move forward with their lives.

The £7 million New Directions project is being delivered by Actes in a unique partnership with Thirteen Group, Beyond Housing and New College Durham. Actes is responsible for delivery in the Middlesbrough and Stockton areas.

Who can it help?

The project provides support to young people aged 15 – 29 with a wide range of support services such as: information advice and guidance including housing advice, training, mentoring, apprenticeships, job placements, volunteering opportunities and further education to help young people secure employment, education, or training. 

In addition to this, further career advice, employability guidance, customer success stories and local career-related opportunities can be viewed below.

How do I get in touch with New Directions?

Further advice, guidance, and opportunities can be found on the Actes Employability social media pages. Feel free to follow us to keep up to date with our content:

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