JI has been with the Easington Community Support Service for two years, he was referred to us from Primary Care Gateway Team, as he was suffering from anxiety, depression, low confidence and self-esteem and anger issues. The service has built up a trusting relationship with JI & he has stated on many occasions ‘offloading’ any issues or concerns …

Summary: Darren joined the Back in Touch service in 2011 via his GP. He worked with an employment coach who supported him in looking at different vacancies that suited his interests and abilities. Darren wasn’t working at the time and said “It really helped to know I was supported and helped me to gain confidence in order to attend appointments …