Recovery Stories

Hear their story

Below we have shared the experiences of people using IPS services. These recovery stories showcase how  Individual Placement and Support (IPS) Services have helped many people into paid employment and rebuild their lives despite facing challenges.

Whether someone is right at the beginning of their journey, or possibly experiencing a setback, hearing a recovery story from someone in a similar situation can provide the extra hope and encouragement they need.  Similarly, these stories can have a real impact on those in the public including potential employers, staff within community mental health teams, friends, and family.

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Adam has continued to develop and shine and it is a testament to the dedication of Ash (IPS Employment Specialist) and Enable. Without their invaluable intervention and help, Adam would not find himself in the favourable and encouraging position he is in today.. A few years ago, we as parents could not see a light at the end of the tunnel for Adam, and we could only dream of him being in such a brilliant place today.
Parent Testimonial of an IPS Client

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