What we do

Closing the Gap is a transitional service for young people in Rochdale aged 16-25 years old and in Bury aged 16-17 years old.


Closing the Gap is a transitional service for young people.  The project aims to provide age appropriate support for 16-25 year olds in Rochdale and 16 & 17 year olds in Bury who commonly ‘fall through the gap’.  The project provides holistic support for their emotional health and substance use and provides referrals/signposting for education, employment, housing, relationships, social prescribing, financial, sexual health etc.

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Supporting young people with low-level emotional health issues

Referral criteria:

  • Rochdale ages 16-25 with low-level emotional health
  • Bury ages 16 & 17 with low-level emotional health need
  • Not currently receiving 1:1 support for their emotional health
  • Living in, or registered to a GP in the Rochdale or Bury borough

If you would like to refer yourself for some support (or would like to refer someone else), please contact info@earlybreak.co.uk stating which project you are interested in and asking for further information. Someone will get back to you as soon as possible. Thank you.

For more information about the Closing the Gap project, please click HERE.


How did we do?

This is your opportunity to ‘Have Your Say’ on the service you received. Your feedback is very important to us and helps us deliver a better service to the young people and families we support. We would love it if you would take a moment to either complete a short anonymous Survey Monkey by scanning the QR code or by downloading the pdf (click on the image below) and sending back to us (Early Break, Annara House, 7-9 Bury Road, Radcliffe, M23 2UG). Thanks for your help!

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