Year: 2016

Lighthouse gave me all the help I needed

“Having had an emergency operation on my right knee, I could not work. Aftercare was involved and I was taking co-codamol painkillers which were failing me for interviews for fork lifts, so my licences lapsed. Consequently I had to go on JSA and I was sent to Mantra training to renew my licences, meanwhile I …

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We are on the move – June 2016

Lighthouse Project is on the move and set to get bigger and better! After 9 months of intense searching we are now able to announce that we are in advanced talks about securing a new, bigger and better, property to house the Lighthouse Project, Middleton Central foodbank and disability charity Middleton DIAL. Charity boss Carl Roach says, …

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Online health resources – Be Online 2016

Watch My Way – How to stay healthy using Learn My Way Health sessions have been VERY popular during our campaigns like ‪#‎BeOnline16‬ from February 2016. Check out this video from #‎WatchMyWay‬ for a helpful tour of the health sections in Learn My Way and how to use them. This is the fourth video of …

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Helping everybody’s needs – Ronnie

I would just like to say that the Lighthouse Project is very helpful in meeting everybody’s needs, whatever they may be. It’s volunteers have helped me immensely in every thing i have needed regarding, job searching, learning new computer skills, and courses in order for me to find employment, and now I have just got …

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Free L1 Certificate in construction training

Are you interested in construction work but not sure where to start – try this Level 1 Certificate in Construction course is 10 sessions running over 5 weeks from Tuesday 15th March 2016 at the Lighthouse Project. The course is free to attend for those on JSA or ESA programmes, and it is being delivered …

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Come and enjoy our Photography club

Middleton Photography club has been running at the Lighthouse Project for a long while now, it is well established but always open to new members whether you are a complete beginner or somebody who wants a bit more support. The group meet weekly on a Wednesday afternoon, between 1pm – 3pm and they do a …

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A Great time of help

I want to say a BIG thanks to everyone at the Lighthouse Project. I had a great time there whilst looking for a new job. The staff were very helpful and there were great facilities to help me as I don’t have a computer at home. I now have managed to get a job and …

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Lighthouse is a true beacon

Having read the recent articles in the Middleton Guardian, and being curious about the hopeful relocation of the Lighthouse Project from Warwick Mill, I paid a visit last week and was shown around by Centre manager Pam Semp, a great guide. I was astounded by what was going on in large well-organised space with various …

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