The Jericho Foundation supports people to become fulfilled, skilled and employed

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We work with people who experience significant personal or occupational barriers to employment, training or social inclusion. Our aim is to provide these people with the skills and experience they need through our range of social enterprises. Read more

Latest News

Case Study – Angry Young Man

20th July 2017

Powerfully-built, confrontational and possessing a tendency towards violence to resolve disagreements. Joshua admitted that he had a short fuse and his frustrations often manifested in acts of physical violence. Joshua joined Jericho as an apprentice administrator just before he turned 18. Joshua had had a challenging childhood. Joshua lost a brother at a young age. […]

Press Release – Jericho Foundation Boosted by Donation from the Santander Foundation

20th July 2017

The Jericho Foundation has received £5,000 to support our work with the survivors of modern slavery. This donation will fund English Language Skills Training (ESOL) for 30 survivors of modern slavery. The training will enable these clients to participate in volunteering opportunities, undertake paid supported employment, benefit from vocational training, make new friends and integrate […]

Jericho in a Day

19th July 2017

All eight of the Jericho Foundation’s Social Enterprises were represented at The ReUsers in Sutton Coldfield showcasing products and services. There was free tea, coffee and cakes plus a buffet at lunch. Thanks to everyone who came and made it a fantastic day. Have a look at what we got up to at Jericho in […]

Case Study – Seeing the Ability not the Disability

6th July 2017

If you have a severe stammer, are embarrassed about speaking aloud and choose to communicate by typing messages on your phone, ordering in a fast food outlet would be hard enough – let alone getting a job. Background Simon came to Jericho as an apprentice administrator shortly after his 20th birthday and was at a […]

Meet the Client

On the outside of the Jericho building in Balsall Heath is a fantastic piece of graffiti art, encompassing all the different businesses we run. It was produced by a guy called Martin who was a client of ours about 5 years ago.

We discovered that he’s a very good graphic designer and artist, and we helped him set up his own business.

As a thank you he painted the mural – a lasting reminder of potential released to bring life and colour to the community.

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