CONNECT for Communities

The Connect for Communities element of the project delivers four programmes:

Communities Programmes

The Children’s Programme

The Access to Work Programme

The Mentoring Programme

Communities Partners

We have close working links with many local organisations in order to promote the community opportunities we can offer them, including:

Training 2000



Healthy Living Programme

Lancashire Probation Service

Blackburn College

Pro Direct

Humraaz group

The Foyer

Remploy Employment Services

Darwen Resource Centre

Youth Zone

Supported Employment Service

James Street Project (Twin Valley Homes)

Hollins Street Project (Twin Valley Homes)

Northern Rail Leeds (Learning Disabilities)

50+ Partnership

The Princes Trust

WISH centre

Older People’s Partnership

Learning and Disability Partnership

Chill and Chat group

Carer’s Association


Via Partnership



Darwen Academy Enterprise Studio

Your Support Your Choice

Shared Neighbourhood Teams

This list is not exhaustive

We are directly involved in the decision making processes at board level:

50+ Partnership
Learning Disability Partnership
Learning Disability Inclusion Sub Group
DACA Career Academy
FPAHW Strategy Group


FREE door to door travel plan service

Travel Choices