Scarborough-based Futureworks NY has been awarded the coveted Matrix quality standard for information advice and guidance services in their sector, it has been revealed.
The accreditation, which is delivered by the Growth Company on behalf of the Department of Education, has been given to the team in recognition of the quality of work they do.
The assessors noted the strengths of Futureworks included its overall purpose, its strong links with its networking partners and all staff consistently supported individuals in a non-judgemental manner.
Michelle Padron-Kitching, co-founder of Futureworks NY, said: “We are delighted with the news! The conditions of the accreditation are rigorous, and we had to submit evidence, sample records, attend Zoom meetings and send in lots of other documentation as part of the assessment process.”
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