In Hounslow we are pleased to be able to provide three services, our Employment Support Service (ESS), our IPS Trailblazer service and our IPS Works service. Together they provide employment support to people with a wide range of common mental health problems across the borough.
Our programmes are delivered using the Individual Placement and Support Model which, is according to the Centre for Mental Health, is a place and train model for which there is overwhelming evidence that this model is highly effective for helping people secure and maintain work.
The IPS model is based on eight principles as detailed below.
- Read more about the Hounslow Employment Support Service including who is eligible and how to access the service.
- Read more about the Hounslow IPS Trailblazer service including who is eligible and how to access the service.
- Read more about the Hounslow IPS Works service including who is eligible and how to access the service.
Alternatively you can download a short guide to our services in Hounslow including eligibility here: Hounslow Service Directory
You might also like to download this fantastic service directory for all the mental health support services available in the Borough of Hounslow here. Hounslow Mental Health Employment Network Services Directory 2018