Here are some stories about our wonderful GRoW participants who we have helped on their journey to work

Evie starts a job as a Nursery Assistant

Evie had worked for 23 years as an Environmental Health Inspector in Hong Kong but had not had a full ...
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Ebony GRoWs for a better future

Ebony joined the GRoW Programme after being given a leaflet from her Jobcentre that explained that GRoW helps mums get ...
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Maimoona builds confidence through learning

Maimoona joined GRoW in February 2022 when she was thinking about returning to work after a 15 year career break ...
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Reshma rebuilds her confidence

Reshma came to the UK with her family from India in late 2021 and with a long gap in her ...
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Zainab prepares to return to work in schools

Zainab joined the GRoW project in Newham following a four week workshop focused on helping mums get back to work ...
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Syeda reaches for new goals in life

Syeda came to GRoW in July 2021 after being referred by her local job centre.  Syeda had been out of ...
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Delilah Flies Higher

Delilah joined the GRoW Programme in January 2021 after an abusive relationship had left her unemployed and as a single ...
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Archana and Sheeja prepare for work

Archana and Sheeja joined the GRoW Programme as they were keen to start looking for work following career breaks to ...
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Rita finds new work in a school

Rita came to GRoW in 2020 looking for a part-time job that would enable her to fit work around her ...
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Chahad Becomes a Cafe Assistant

Chahad came to GRoW in early 2022 as she wanted help to find a job after being out of work ...
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Congratulations Valiankani on landing your first job!

In February we introduced you to our lovely participant Vailankani who was one of our most engaged members of the ...
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Gayatri Learns from her wealth of experience

Gayatri came to GRoW in March 2022 looking to improve her career progression opportunities.  She is currently working as a ...
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Milda moves into work and gains a new life

Milda is a domestic abuse survivor and after moving back into the community following a brief stay at a women’s ...
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Crystal White wearing headwrap

@herdailycrown small business start-up becomes a FLEX Employer to promote equality in the workplace

Crystal White is an inspirational lady.  She started her business @herdailycrown in 2020 during the pandemic, creating a brand that ...
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Sosan increases her pay and working hours

Sosan was referred to GRoW from the Job Centre in 2019 when she had been out of work and was ...
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Tracey is back in the world of work

Tracey came to GRoW in November 2019 looking for support to get a part-time job but when the pandemic hit, ...
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Edyta

Edyta gets her dream job

Edyta came to the GRoW Programme in February 2022. Though she had a clear idea of what she wanted to ...
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Uxbridge United Welfare Trust embrace the FLEX Approach

Belina GRoW have launched a new programme to help employers become more family-friendly by adopting a FLEX approach and influencing policy ...
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GRoW’s New Employability Skills Workshop gives face-to-face support

Platforms like Zoom offer huge flexibility and convenience when holding remote meetings but sometimes it’s really nice to be able ...
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Sonia gets a better job with GRoW In-Work Support

Sonia had been working as a part-time administrator but had the capacity to work more hours in a more permanent ...
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