Customer Stories

Alex makes a direct approach to secure a job

26 October 2015|Number of views (6639)

Alex, aged 35, lives in a rural location in Cornwall. Cornwall has very poor transport links and Alex found it difficult to travel distances for work, becoming isolated.

Bill's on track with the Work Programme

26 October 2015|Number of views (6226)

Bill lives at home. He has been identified as having Asperger’s and this means that Bill, as he was brought up, believed that his role was to stay at home and to care for the family’s pet dog.

The Work Programme helps Zara* get her first paid role

The Work Programme helps Zara* get her first paid role

25 September 2015|Number of views (6143)
Zara left school in 2009 with few chances of getting a job, she was nervous and suffered from severe panic attacks.  She had tried doing voluntary work in charity shops and found she enjoyed retail work. 

Mental health help on Ascent programme gets Sean* a job in horticulture

09 July 2015|Number of views (6742)
Sean's* anxiety and depression were a major barrier to him returning to work . He even found it difficult to leave the house and socialise.

Work Programme helps Arran* gain an apprenticeship

* Name has been changed.

16 June 2015|Number of views (6302)
Aged only 24, Arran had been out of work for longer than he could remember.