Helping male and female ex-offenders in Buckinghamshire, Oxfordshire and Milton Keynes to secure employment, training, and education. New Leaf can refer interested clients to Aspire who have Employment & Development Workers in Oxford, High Wycombe and Milton Keynes
Voluntary / Work Placement
Building Futures help individuals improve employment opportunities in Buckinghamshire. They offer free support to help you choose the right path to training, work experience or a job that works for you. They help you gain new skills, including IT; Access further education courses; Identify volunteering opportunities or work placements; Get help with childcare and transport; Improve health and wellbeing; Make the right decisions about your future. New Leaf can make referrals for our clients to the Building Future team
A book called 'Prison on an L plate - A beginners guide for the first timer' by Dan Angelino, priced £1.99 on Kindle, tells you all you need to know from the moment of arrest, through the whole prison sentence and release, from a very honest ex-offender. This book is well written (if you can accept the odd spelling mistake and bad grammar) but is an invaluable source of information for anyone who wants to know the inside story.
The definitive guide to support and services in Reading. (Warning - the 16 Mbyte file may take a while to download.)
Chesham based refurbishing tools for third world. Have taken on New Leaf Mentees. Also allow Youth Offending Scheme in twice a week (accompanied by Blast - Ralph Findlay). Contact work aid directly or Blast
Provide grants to help individuals get into education, training or employment for people aged 14-25.
Employs ex-offenders and offers them a proper job in grounds maintenance and related areas. Their mission is to break the cycle of reoffending and achieve long-term benefits for society. In the Thames Valley they currently work in Oxford and Milton Keynes.
Blue Sky is a company with a difference; we only employ ex-offenders. We offer a 6-month contract of grounds maintenance work. Currently operating in Gloucester, Bristol, Manchester and NW England, Wakefield, Ealing, Hillingdon and Slough, and welcome