The launch of the 100 Women project

The launch of the 100 Women project

The Positive People Team in Somerset have been proudly working with Under Construction – Sedgemoor’s employment and skills centre which launched in 2017. We work with partners to deliver training to people who may need a little extra support. The project...
“It’s changed our life around!” – Lee’s story

“It’s changed our life around!” – Lee’s story

Lee came to the Positive People Programme (Inspired to Achieve) due to being unemployed with a full commitment to seeking work.  “I had a military background from the age of 16 to 33 years. I came out of the army suffering with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder and found...
Time to Talk day 2020

Time to Talk day 2020

Time to Talk day is part of the Time to Change campaign, changing the way people think and act about mental health. 1 in 4 people will experience a mental health condition this year, which is why it’s so important to educate the community on removing the stigma,...
Case study: Natalie Troake

Case study: Natalie Troake

Natalie’s first job was straight from school at the age of 16. Twenty five years on she was suddenly made redundant and found herself for the first time out of work, in an unfamiliar and very scary situation. She had always worked in care ranging from children to...
Rusty Road 2 Recovery

Rusty Road 2 Recovery

Introducing our fantastic Positive People partner who are doing amazing work in Somerset, Rusty Road 2 Recovery. Rusty Road 2 Recovery is a not for profit social enterprise based in Bridgwater, Somerset set up by Vince in 2018. They offer mental health recovery based...