Stepping Stones

HambletonCommunity Action is a delivery partner for ESF Community Grants.  ESF Community Grants are funded by the European Social Fund (ESF) and the Education and Skills Funding Agency and the aim of the fund is to help unemployed people progress towards employment through access to learning and training opportunities.

Are you unemployed?    In receipt of benefits?

If you’ve ever thought about volunteering or training and don’t know where to start,  Hambleton Community Action has a project that may be of interest…

Stepping Stones, an European Social Funded project, aims to help people in the Northallerton and Richmond areas who are unemployed or in receipt of benefits to access local volunteering, training and potentially employment.

If you would like to:

  • Meet new people
  • Learn new skills
  • Increase your confidence
  • Help others and help yourself
  • Improve your chance of employment

This project could offer you a stepping stone to a new future;

For further information about the Stepping Stones project please

call:  01609 780458  


We will arrange for a 1:1 chat to discuss your situation and interests, and if you are eligible for the project, we will suggest and work with others to help find local volunteering and training that is right for you.