Bolton Smart Enterprise is a not for profit organisation that offers opportunities for young people in Bolton (aged 13 -19 yrs) and young adults (aged 20+) including those young people and young adults with disabilities, those who are NEET,  who have disengaged (or are at risk of disengaging) from education, training or employment and those who are isolated to build their confidence, self-esteem, motivation and increase their life skills to enable them to become more resilient and move positively into training, education, employment and volunteering opportunities. Places are given on a referral basis only.

We offer bespoke accessible education and social learning programmes within a safe and secure environment. We accept Direct Payments.

Activities on offer subject to funding include;  visual arts, craft and design, drama, basic/life skills, social activities, mini business enterprise challenges, music and dance, volunteer training, heritage projects, health and wellbeing and employability skills programmes.

Bolton Smart Enterprise operates from a secure accessible building located in Bolton town centre working within a lively and vibrant environment at The Horizon Centre, Back Bark Street, Bolton. BL1 1NB.

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