Working Well Trust was first set up in 1991 and registered as a charity in 1992. A group of mental health professionals wanted to support people return to employment. At that time very little was available so they set up what would now be called a social enterprise. New projects were developed over the years and we now work with around 300 people a year.
If you are a resident of Tower Hamlets, have a mental health issue and want to work, or require support to sustain your job, REWORK can help. Operating since 2007 REWORK has been helping its clients progress towards and into employment and offering support to those whose job is at risk due to mental health issues.
The Horizon Project (Sew and Support) is a vocational training project for Bangladeshi men and womenwho are experiencing mental health issues. As a social enterprise its aim is to empower individuals to realize their potential through training in commercial sewing and/or learning sewing skills and by preparing them to move towards accessing further training, education or employment.
Based on Hackney Road Access Print promotes personal recovery through vocational training within a supportive commercial environment. As a Social Enterprise it does this by offering participants the opportunity to move towards mainstream training, education and employment in retail, printing and desk top publishing