Our Impact

Sandy* plans to start her own business

Sandy* plans to start her own business

“Without Michelle’s help I would not be making the steps I am making. Her belief and positivity in me lifted me beyond anything I could have imagined.”

25 June 2018|Number of views (234)

Sandy* had been away from the workplace for an extended period with stress and anxiety related issues. After recovering from being hospitalised with Septicaemia Sandy felt unable to work.


Ricky met National Careers Service adviser at JobCentre Plus

Ricky met National Careers Service adviser at JobCentre Plus

“For me having access to someone who genuinely cared was so empowering.”

25 June 2018|Number of views (273)

Ricky* was made redundant after 24 years with the same company. He felt he lacked direction but found his National Careers Service adviser helped him navigate his way to a new job.


James gets apprenticeship support from the National Careers Service

James gets apprenticeship support from the National Careers Service

“Once again on behalf of James and I a massive thank you for everything you have done, you have made such a difference.”

13 June 2018|Number of views (295)

James successfully applies for an apprenticeship with support from the National Careers Service.


Gemma is supported by National Careers Service

Gemma is supported by National Careers Service

“I needed to overcome my barriers and fears having left school without taking qualifications.”

13 June 2018|Number of views (302)

Gemma has turned around her life after leaving school at 16 without GCSEs. She is now studying and volunteering in a nursery.


Janet is back at work after 19 years

Janet is back at work after 19 years

“Prospects is a good place to go for help and advice in getting back to work and in confidence building.”

08 May 2018|Number of views (568)

Janet lives in Taunton and had not worked since 1999 before she started the Work Programme with Prospects.  Janet worked before she had children doing a range of jobs including working in a seaside kiosk, in a bakery, a furniture factory and a guest house.


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