Our Stories

A great place for study – Rajiv

I have been using the Lighthouse Project for several years now Over this period of time it has proved to be a very good place to come. I use the internet and other IT facilities, and to study, which has helped me pass exams. I now have only 12 months of study left to qualify […]

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A wonderful place – Philomena

The Lighthouse is a wonderful place I can’t believe how friendly the staff are, very helpful and supportive, and willing to listen and give you the time needed to explain things. Lots of encouragement giving me confidence that is much needed. Thank you – Phil D July 2015

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Absolutely brilliant – Mike

I have always used the facilities at the Lighthouse Project and found them absolutely brilliant staff. Once again they have helped me find employment after a long spell of injury. I will still continue to come to the Lighthouse Project to seek help and information on a regular basis. Well done all the staff and

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Carl receives Community development award

Carl Roach, our development manager and tutor, received his certificate this week having completed a Level 3 Award in Community development. The training was provided by the Tinder Foundation who run the ukonline centre network that the Lighthouse Project is part of, and it was run over a number of months at the start of

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Ged – I’ve started work

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Donald – Builds your confidence

There is a selection of good things in the courses to help people do things and to help build up confidence. The staff and volunteers are very helpful and support us with CVs, job advice and different courses. The textile ‘Spin a Yarn’ course has been a very productive session with helpful staff.To everybody who

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Ronnie – a Lighthouse Project tribute

The Lighthouse Project over the years has offered us all ample opportunity regarding bettering ourselves, whether this be looking for work, learning about computers or computer courses in general! I know that I might not be where I am now regarding finding my choice of work as I was pointed in the right direction by

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April – Lighthouse is a fantastic place

I joined the Middleton Photography group about 18 months ago and have really enjoyed the times I have spent with the group. I have learned how to use a digital camera on manual settings etc, and have taken some good pictures on our outings and whilst at the club. We have also learnt about Photoshop.

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Kevin – helped my job searching

The Lighthouse have been good to me, they showed me how to use a computer, the basics, and helped when doing job searches. The people. staff, and volunteers are alright to talk to and helpful. Kevin B – June 2015

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Merville – Lovely environment very friendly

The Lighthouse Project is a lovely environment, staff and team are very friendly and caring. I settled in very well when I did my health and social care work experience placement. All the service users are treated with respect and are provided with care and support that meets up to their needs. I will definitely

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Saahira – Enjoyed my time here

I enjoyed my time here on my work experience placement. The staff and team are all very nice and friendly. The Lighthouse Project is a great place for people to come for help and I think that it is a really good place for people to come and interact. Will definitely come again – Saahira

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What does Inspire Middleton do?

Many people new to Inspire Middleton ask us what we do. In short we plant projects and activities, nurture them and watch them grow. Here is a snippet for now, you can look round the rest of our websites for more info. Our work is about inspiring helping and supporting individuals, so that they can

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Debbie – Keep up the good work

I became unemployed for the first time in my life in August of last year due to redundancy. I have worked for over 37 years so this was a very daunting experience for me. Carl, Carole, Liz and all the staff at the Lighthouse Project gave me confidence through the weekly workshops they run to

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Gail – I am very grateful to the Lighthouse

I have been helped with my CV, cover letter and various job applications which I would otherwise have had trouble with doing on my own. For this and for use of the computers and facilities at the Lighthouse Project I am very grateful. This is a fantastic charity, Middleton is very fortunate to have the

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Rob – Thanks for the help

Thank you so much to everyone for the help that you gave me at the Lighthouse Project just when I needed it, and for the use of the facilities to help me keep looking for work. I’ve now found a job and want to thank you for your support. Rob A – Oct 2014

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