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Community Learning Champions National Support Programme

Informal learning can be an important stepping stone to further learning, qualifications and more rewarding work. It can help keep people mentally and physically active and independent into old age, it can also bring peole and communities together. The Goverment through the Department of Business, Innovation and Skills has funded the national community learning Champion Support Programme. The Champions become active in their community promoting the value of learning to others. Their local credibility enables them to act as a bridge betrween councils and communities, promoting the value of learning to friends, relatives, neighbours and workmates. They show their value in opening up the opportunities for infomral learning wherever they arise.

Who to contact

Name
Contact through website
Website
http://www.communitylearningchampions.org.uk

Where to go

Name
National Community Learning Support Programme
Area served
Suffolk

Other details

Age Groups
Adults, Young people
Notes

The Champions are volunteers linking people in their community to the available informal learning opportunities in their area. All the opportunities will vary from free to a fee. Link in with your champion or become one yourself by getting in touch.

Last Updated
16/11/2016

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