Build Confidence. Learn new skills. Make new friends! Our free Co-operative (ad)Venture project supports individuals aged 16-30 with learning difficulties, disabilities and autism into education, volunteering, training and employment.

Young person from our Co-operative (ad)Venture project

Through the exciting 11 week programme you will:

• Enhance your CV.

• Meet new people and have fun!

• Receive an ASDAN Award in enterprise upon successful completion.

• Gain access to inspirational local businesses.

and much, much more!

You can also download a flyer with more information about the project via the button below

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Get Involved

Great news - our Co-operative (ad)Venture Oldham project starts at Mahdlo Youth Zone, Egerton St, Oldham, OL1 3SE on Tuesday 24 March, running every Tuesday from 10.00am - 3pm.

Drop in session

We'll also be running two drop-in sessions where you can pop along and find out more about the project before it starts, as well as meet some of our wonderful projects team.

Both sessions will take place at Mahdlo Youth Zone, Egerton St, Oldham, OL1 3SE on Wednesday 4 March at the following times. There's no need to come to both drop-in sessions, just one of either:

  • 10:30am - 12pm
  • 2pm - 3.30pm

If you're interested in taking part in the project, or coming along to one of the drop-in sessions then please click the button below and fill out the form. A member of the projects team will then be in touch with more information.

Register your interest

Our partners

This project has been made possible thanks to the support of all the partners below, including Keyring, a charity that provides flexible support for people with a variety of support needs in the local community.

Lockup logo with all Co-operative (ad)Venture Oldham project partners