The way the CHOICES service operates is changing with effect from 4 September 2014. The face-to-face service for NEET (Not in Education, Employment or Training) young people will be available through a variety of locations across the island. The aim is to bring the service to NEET young people in the area where they live, enhancing access to support for young people, and aligning to the range of newly commissioned youth services across the Island.
Half-day sessions will be available on a weekly basis in each of the following locations with effect from Monday 8th September 2014 . Further details regarding times/days of the sessions will be available from Thursday 4th September 2014.
Newport: Lord Louis Library and JobCentre Plus
Ryde: Ryde Library and JobCentre Plus
Freshwater: West Wight Sports Centre (fortnightly)
Ventnor: Ventnor Library (fortnightly)
Sandown: Sandown Library
Cowes: Cowes Library
To book an appointment for a young person to see one of our Advisers at any of the above locations, please contact us on our new telephone number 01983 823888 (from Thursday 4th September 2014). Should you have any queries before the 4th September 2014, please send us a message or view our details using the 'contact' tab above. Alternatively, young people can drop-in to any of the sessions (Adviser will prioritise booked sessions).
Choices – enhancing support to young people