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Case study: Emmanuel Folorunso

Emmanuel joined us as a self-referral in October 2021, after wanting to pursue a career in construction, with a particular interest in getting into mechanical engineering in the future. He was seeking training or work opportunities but was unsure how to access the sector, so he joined our Southwark targeted support programme and soon started our partnership programme with Niblock.

Alongside Emmanuel, four other young people took part in the eight-week employment readiness programme delivered in partnership with Niblock. Following the programme, Niblock were looking to offer one young...

Case study: Sam*

Sam* joined our targeted support programme at the end of 2020, generously funded by Children in Need and Youth Futures Foundation. He had outgrown traditional classroom learning and was unsure about his next steps but knew he wanted to explore more practical opportunities.

With the support of Sam’s mum, we built a trusted relationship so we could all explore together his best next steps. Suffering from anxiety, the unknown can be challenging for Sam.

Unfortunately, due to the coronavirus pandemic, we were not able to offer face-to-face support for Sam. However, we delivered...