Supporting the Voluntary and Community Sector in the East Riding of Yorkshire

Goole Waterways Museum - The Sobriety Project

The Sobriety Centre, Goole, DN14 5TB
Dutch Riverside
01405 768730
Activity Summary
Target Audience
The Sobriety Centre Dutch RiversideGooleDN14 5TBUnited Kingdom
The Sobriety Project uses the Yorkshire Waterways Museum, vessels, nature trail, community gardens, healthy eating café and allotments as resources for personal development and training for disadvantaged people in a deprived community. The disadvantaged people include adults with learning disabilities, young people at risk of exclusion or excluded from school, people re-settling from custodial sentences and low income families. The organisation aims to*Educate children*Encourage healthy living and independence:*Work with offenders:*Trains for employment*Make best use of the natural environment:*Conserve and interpret the industrial and cultural heritage of Yorkshire's waterways:*Encourage enjoyment of the arts.