Prospects is joining Volunteers Week to celebrate the huge contribution volunteers make to our communities everyday. More than 21 million people volunteer in the UK at least once a year and this contributes an estimated £23.9bn to the UK economy.
In Gloucestershire the Youth Support Team run a number of initiatives to support young people to live their lives crime-free.
This Friday Rebecca Pow, MP for Taunton Deane, will be visiting Prospects Taunton delivery office to meet local constituents who are long term unemployed.
James joined the Work Programme, the government initiative to support people into work after being out of work for some time.
This year a brand new event, Skills Northern Ireland is taking place. Aimed at giving young people in their final years of education a real life taste of the working world, the event takes place on 8 and 9 November at the Titanic Exhibition Centre.