The New Leaf Initiative is a local, grass-roots, profit-for-purpose Community Interest Company that supports people with convictions away from crime and into work.

We are award-winning prison to employment specialists based in the West Midlands, operating a unique peer-led model, using our own lived experiences and professional expertise to engage, inspire and progress those furthest from the labour market.

New Leaf offers training and education, sign-posting, work experience and programmes which coach, develop and rehabilitate people.

Our wide range of services include:

  • Bank / Benefits Application Support
  • Drug / Substance Treatment Referrals
  • Education, Training & Qualifications
  • Employment
  • Housing / Accommodation
  • ID
  • Mental Health Referrals
  • Volunteering

We currently also have opportunities for clients to join:

Construction Training – qualifications enabling you to obtain a CSCS card to gain employment in the Construction sector

Job Club – weekly group sessions focused on gaining employment including CV writing, applications, interviews, and introductions to employers in the region who openly recruit people with convictions

For more information, or to register as a client please call a member of the team on 0300 102 3456