New Leaf Building Better Opportunities


New Leaf Building Better Opportunities has the potential to change lives, create opportunities and a positive future for local people in Cheshire and Warrington

  • Not working and unemployed?
  • Not working and economically inactive?
  • Not in any paid work of any kind, including zero-hour contract for example?
  • Claiming any benefits – Jobseekers Allowance, Employment Support Allowance, Disability Living Allowance, Personal Independent Allowance etc?

The Disability Information Bureau (DIB) are one of several organisations working in partnership with Golden Gates Housing Trust (GGHT) to support local people and residents into suitable work, volunteering opportunities, further education and training.  The scheme sees the Big Lottery Fund matching funds from European Social Fund (ESF) 2014-2020, to provide joint investment in local projects that tackle poverty and promote social inclusion.

If YOU fit the criteria and want to be referred onto this positive, supportive and encouraging programme then contact Averil Goodier, New Leaf Mentor on 01625 501759 for an informal chat or download this document for more information

Service Details

Churchill Way, Macclesfield, Cheshire , SK11 6AY (directions displayed on map)
Disability Information Bureau
Service Type:
Education, Training and Skills
Waiting List:
Age Range:
19 years and over
How is the service provided?:
  • Telephone
  • Post
  • Email
  • Face to face
  • Within the Community
Capacity of service:
40 places per year
Eligibility criteria:
Is a referral required?:
Communication aids and support available:
  • Hearing Loop
  • Large Print Material
Accessibility aids and support available:
  • Accessible Parking
  • Accessible Toilet/Changing Facilities
  • Fully Wheelchair Accessible
  • Pushchair Accessible
Age Band:
  • Young Adults (14-25)
  • Adults (18+)
  • Older People (65+)

Opening Times

Days service available:
  • Weekdays only
Opening Times - Monday:
9am - 5pm
Opening Times - Tuesday:
9am - 5pm
Opening Times - Wednesday:
9am - 5pm
Opening Times - Thursday:
9am - 5pm
Opening Times - Friday:
9am - 5pm
Opening Times - Saturday:
Opening Times - Sunday:
Additional Opening Times:

This page was last updated on 17 April 2018

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This page was last updated on 17 April 2018


Contact Details

Contact Name:
Leanne Lake
01625 501759
Contact Name:
Averil Goodier
01625 501759