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Growing Points News

My Experience of Volunteering with Growing Points

Volunteering with Growing Points has been a growing opportunity for me, and has been a defining part of my second year in Leeds. From meeting the Growing Points Director and hearing him explain Growing Points’ aims back in November 2018, I was instantly inspired. I knew I wanted to be involved, to learn more and to use the skills I …

My Experience of Volunteering with Growing Points

Volunteering with Growing Points has been a growing opportunity for me, and has been a defining part of my second year in Leeds. From meeting the Growing Points Director and hearing him explain Growing Points’ aims back in November 2018, I was instantly inspired. I knew I wanted to be involved, to learn more and to use the skills I …

Newsletter June 2019
Newsletter June 2019
Watch our new Hidden Talents Film

Growing Points has a new film, which explains how Hidden Talents has changed the lives of some of our customers. Director: Mairéad Ruane Producer: Tesfalem Yemane Cinematographers: Cassio Dimande and Maria Pérez Music: Eloise McCracken  

Watch our new Hidden Talents Film

Growing Points has a new film, which explains how Hidden Talents has changed the lives of some of our customers. Director: Mairéad Ruane Producer: Tesfalem Yemane Cinematographers: Cassio Dimande and Maria Pérez Music: Eloise McCracken  

“Growing Points helps people stand on their own feet”

Beauty was referred to the Hidden Talents programme in 2016, and after impressing during her interview, she was directly confirmed to work as Clinical Support Worker with NHS Leeds Trust. And thanks in no small part to the Trust’s career progression path, she will be joining university in June 2019. We sat down with her to discuss about her experience. …

“Growing Points helps people stand on their own feet”

Beauty was referred to the Hidden Talents programme in 2016, and after impressing during her interview, she was directly confirmed to work as Clinical Support Worker with NHS Leeds Trust. And thanks in no small part to the Trust’s career progression path, she will be joining university in June 2019. We sat down with her to discuss about her experience. …

300 People helped through Growing Points, and counting
29 People now with jobs in the NHS thanks to the Hidden Talents programme