Volunteering, training & work

Local Brighton & Hove and national organisations providing information on training courses, learning new skills, finding a job and working and volunteering opportunities in the city and further afield. You can also contact Community Works for advice and support about volunteering, and visit Universal Jobmatch to apply for a job.

Active Student

The university’s local volunteering service. It can provide you with volunteering placements in the local community that are rewarding, safe and supported.

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Advice Brighton & Hove

Local advice services for the residents of Brighton and Hove on benefits, care, debt, employment, housing and immigration. You can access advice by telephone, email, in person with an appointment, by dropping in to services at certain times, and via Skype or webcam.

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Advice Now

Advice now is an independent, not-for-profit website providing accurate information on rights and the law. They believe that everybody should have access to clear and effective guidance to help them deal with law-related issues. They provide information on a range of subjects including benefits, employment and familiy issues.

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Apprenticeships in Sussex

This site was created to help individuals and businesses to find the training opportunities that they want in their local area. This site will help you search for apprenticeship, traineeship and pre-employment training in Sussex.

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Befriending Coalition

A group of local organisations that provide befriending services to a wide range of people at risk of isolation and loneliness. These mutually rewarding relationships are organised and supported by experienced and skilled befriending organisations who ensure that that the partnerships are effective, safe and structured.

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Better Futures

Part of Impetus, this local service supports people with mental health support needs, learning disabilities, and people on the autism spectrum by finding volunteering opportunities that they feel excited about, they are then able to support them one-to-one whilst volunteering for up to 8 sessions.

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BHASVIC

Local sixth form college offering a wide range of courses at different levels as well as extra-curricular and enrichment opportunities.

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Brighton & Hove Adult Learning Group

Part of the Brighton and Hove Learning Partnership, their aim is to ensure that coherent, inclusive and high quality learning is available for all adults in Brighton & Hove, focusing resources on disadvantaged communities and those residents with few or no qualifications

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