The project allows young people work in teams completing makeovers on community buildings over the course of six weeks, they get the opportunity to learn practical painting, decorating and DIY skills from a trained professional and also gain an accreditation in the form of a CSCS card (Construction Skills Certificate Scheme) to help them into employment.


Meet the team

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Zara Hamid -   Health and Wellbeing Project Officer for Build Yourself, Swale

One thing you love about working for Fresh Visions I love helping young people build confidence in themselves. 

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Nicola Johnson - Project Coordinator - Youth for Build Yourself, Hastings

I love giving young people practical opportunities to develop employment skills in the construction industry.

For more information and how you can sign up, please contact for Sussex and for Swale.


Hear what some our past participants had to say in the video below.