Care and Support information regarding our day service for clients who wish to attend The Wood Pile.
The Wood Pile Community Interest Company
Covering Durham and County Durham
18 years old, no upper age limit, Learning Disability, Mental Health Problems, Physical Disability, Sensory Impairment, Disadvantaged i.e. unemployed
Description/Type of Service
Clients will be supported to access training, gain new work related skills, and progress towards and into employment. The project is so varied that it allows clients and volunteers to learn a range of new skills and in house training, opportunities will be offered in; customer service, retail, furniture restoration, joinery, logistics (collection and delivery), business administration, In addition to the wood recycling,
We will upcycle and restore furniture, buying and restoring old furniture from local charities. Furniture will also be made from the wood that is collected, there are a range of different products that can be manufactured and clients will be involved in this activity. All of these activities increase the skills that individuals will learn; we will link with other agencies who can offer additional accredited courses to allow people to increase their skill base, and progress clients onto employment opportunities with specialist organisations, should they request this support.
- Employability Support
- Vocational in house courses
- Work Tasters
- Voluntary Placements
- Support for all disabilities
- Support for disadvantaged
Hours of availability are Monday – Thursday 9-5 Friday 9-4 on Saturdays 10 -2 we situated within DBI Services, Rennys Lane Industrial Estate, Dragonville, Durham DH1 2RS contact us on 0191 3869735 or email firstname.lastname@example.org clients are asked to source their own lunch, our day rate is set at £31.
Applicable categories supported by group
- Carers Services
- Day Services
- Employment Support
- Learning Disabilities
- Mental Health
- Physical Disabilities