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Durham Tees Valley CRC Participants Continuing to Support COVID-19 Response

Durham Tees Valley Community Rehabilitation Company (CRC) have involved their Community Payback participants in an effort to aid the community response to COVID-19. They have worked together making 1650 masks, 400 scrub bags and 1500 ear savers to support the James Cook University Hospital health workers through the pandemic.Community Payback is a sentence created by the courts with each sentence varying between 40 and 300 hours of Unpaid Work. Participants of the scheme will work for a minimum of 7 hours per week in order to finish the requirement within a 12 month period. As well as working towards bettering the community, this work often helps participantsto develop both practical and social skills to aid their rehabilitation and progression into further education, training or employment.

 

Updated on Tuesday May 18, 2021.
News Category: Unpaid Work - Tags: COVID-19, UPW, Unpaid, Work, Community, Payback