Blast provide mentoring, transformation, entrepreneurship & life skill solutions: in prison through the gate & into sustained resettlement & employment; so "No Ex-Offender Will Ever Return To Prison! "
Our Mission: bl&st Foundation will provide business, life and skills training programmes which transform and educate prisoners and ex-offenders giving them the skills and qualifications needed for successful re-integration to society… bl&st Strive to be Visionary Advocates of Change
bl&st is a Christian inspired organisation, established in 2009, aim to deliver programmes of transformation, entrepreneurship & enterprise, life skills training with mentoring focused on helping offenders, ex-offenders and their families prepare for the always difficult task of reintegrating, into lawful society.
bl&st's partner organisations provide sustainable, measurable and a holistic solution to reduce Britain’s return to prison rate.
Our bl&sthrough programme is an entrepreneurship based with a network of executive mentors which focus on equipping prisoners and their families with Business, Life & Skills Training (BL&ST).
To participate,students must demonstrate a full change of heart; have a high work ethic and be prepared to leave their life of crime behind. After satisfying these criteria, which is tested at interview; each student takes a personal assessment; this provides positive, accurate guidance on career options.
Each bl&sthrough Programme is delivered over a 10 weeks, pre-release; comprising full-time study & homework. The bl&sthrough Programme continues indefinitely post-release, tailored to individual needs. All learners undertake a rich curriculum.
Blast Foundation aims to:
- Everything Blast Foundation undertakes is aimed toward our stated vision that "No ex-Offender Will Ever Return To Prison!" Working with partners both sides of the gate, for effective resettlement.
Established: May 2009
Registered Charity Number: 1139709
Board members: 6
Full time staff: 1
Part time staff: 2
Phone number: 01753891829
Address: Po Box 4254 Chalfont St Peter Gerrards Cross Bucks SL9 1DBView charity accounts on the Charity Commission website