Latest news

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Extension to Presumption Against Short Sentences welcomed by The Wise Group

An extension to the Presumption Against Short Sentences is welcomed by the Wise Group.

The Wise Group shares £3.4 million to support mentoring

New Routes and SHINE will share £3.4 million from the Scottish Government to fund mentoring services.

Newcastle Rugby Foundation Partnership

We’ve partnered with the Newcastle Falcons to provide even more opportunities for young people in the North East of England.

Wise Steps helps 300 people into work

We’ve reached our target – six months earlier than expected.

New energy service for homes and businesses

Our new energy advice service, working alongside local councils

Inverclyde youngsters kick off Cashback at Cappielow Park

Our Cashback Connections customers had a ball at Greenock Morton’s football ground

TMNE Extension

Our Talent Match North East programme has been extended until the end of 2019.

The Twelve Weeks of Christmas

Our next steps to fight fuel poverty

Our new energy advice programmes

Talent Match receives European praise

  The Talent Match programme has been recognised for its…

Helping 1,000 young people into work

Talent Match North East (TMNE) recently celebrated UK Employability Day with news…

Wise Steps Boosts Wellbeing at Beamish Open Air Museum

From vintage vehicles, traditional tuck shops and retro railways to…

The Wise Group Strengthens Leadership Team with Two Appointments

The Wise Group, has strengthened its leadership team with a…

Wise Steps Participant Finds Dream Job After a Decade of Unemployment

    A Wise Steps participant battling with severe depression has…

Wise Steps Exceeds Target to Support People into Work in Tyne and Wear

From single parent to self-employment, ex-offender to beekeeper and family-carer…

Football ace urges job seekers to “give it a shot” and sign up for Fair Start Scotland

  St Mirren legend Tony Fitzpatrick has urged job seekers…