This week WorkPlace Leeds were named as a Partner of The Year by Leeds City Council for the work some of our team (Kay, Ben, Julia & Sandie), in collaboration with the Leeds Mind Training Team carried out.  This work involved – capacity building & training with council staff & supported job-shop clients to find employment.

The nomination stated “WorkPlace Leeds which is part of Leeds Mind are a professional and considerate team and deserve to be recognised for the fundamental difference they have made to many people’s lives. Leeds Mind staff also created and delivered Mental Health training courses for different levels of understanding, techniques and skills for Council Job Shop staff and managers.

As a summary of the entire contract it is clear that all of that clients found the specialists to be very supportive and found their help valuable. The range of courses to improve skills and prepare clients for a return to work were all highly praised”. #mentalhealth #Employment