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Motiv8- Building Better Opportunities for Greater Manchester

Are you aged over 25, living in Greater Manchester and not in employment or training? If so, we can help you get back on track and move you nearer to training, job searching and employment opportunities.?

We will support you with a personal action plan that is unique to your own needs. Your issues can range from from debt and financial hardship, homelessness, domestic abuse, physical health, mental wellbeing and alcohol and drug dependency - and many more besides.?

By helping to improve your health and wellbeing, self-confidence, self-esteem, finance and employability skills we will improve your chances of accessing training or finding a job.

Working alongside your dedicated Keyworker, Motiv8 also works with a wide-range of partners and agencies who can provide specific support to help you overcome your barriers and challenges.

Who to contact

0161 331 2048

Where to go

Venue Notes

Motiv8 is being delivered across Greater Manchester by the following housing companies working together:

- Jigsaw Group (delivering in Tameside, Oldham and Trafford)

- Bolton at Home (Bolton and Wigan)

- Stockport Homes (Stockport and Rochdale)

- ForViva (Salford and Bury)

- Wythenshawe Community Housing Group (Manchester)

Jigsaw Group are the service lead for Trafford.

Motiv8 is funded through the European Social Fund (ESF) and the Big Lottery Fund.

Who is it for?

Supporting People With
Mental health
Challenging Behaviour
Profound or Multiple Needs
Substance misuse
Eligibility Details

Participants in the project must be:

● Over 25 years of age

● Living in Greater Manchester

● Have the right to remain in the UK

●  Not be involved in any other training, or in employment 

How to use this service

Referral Required?
Referral Details

Participants can be referred by other agencies, or can self-refer.

Please send referrals to where they will be processed by the single point of access.  See referral form attached.

All participants referred will need to read and agree to the fair processing notice attached. A signature is required by the participant to consent to this notice.  Referrals received without a signature will result in a delay in accessing support.

Please contact the single point of access if you require any further assistance. 

Cost Information
The service is free.
Related Links
Motiv8 leaflet
Motiv8 Autumn 2020 newsletter

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Last updated date:
18 January 2018

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