Positive Smiles is committed to providing a range of projects and courses to interest and inspire. Offering emotional, physical, and educational support and bring the community together.

Covid19 support

Positive Smiles are working very hard to continue to deliver the programmes remotely. They offer support in group settings, 1-1 coaching and small groups too. Multi-lingual support is also available.

Current offers 

IT for beginners - specially designed free course for those who have little or no experience with computers and getting online.

Coffee and connect - virtual coffee mornings with free advanced computer training to develop digital skills, offering multilingual support to help build confidence, learn new skills, receive additional guidance to achieve positive employment outcomes.

Nature natter - a socially distanced walk for people in the community to come together, enjoy nature & have a good natter

Together through covid  - Free weekly sessions for women to come together online to make friends, improve health and wellbeing, and learn new skills

Fab after fifty  - for women aged 50 to make new friends, improve health & wellbeing and learn new skills.

About Positive Smiles

Positive Smiles is a community interest company based in Blackburn and focusses programmes on four key themes:

  • Health and Wellbeing: Providing a range of community-based projects to educate, promote and enhance positive health, equipping users with knowledge and skills needed to improve overall well-being
  • Education & Training: Providing courses and workshops for young people and adults who wish to enhance their knowledge, access accredited courses, and personal development
  • Employment: Upskilling members of the community through various courses and opportunities to develop functional and employability skills and get into work 
  • Youth Programmes: Supporting young people to build confidence and raise aspirations. Exploring individual skills and interests to identify and support future goals and ambitions.