When Peter, who lives with dementia, first attended ECL Clacton (Millicents) he was quiet and reserved, but by tapping into his interests of sign writing and music and with the help of some clever digital technology, Millicent's staff were able to encourage Peter to engage and socialise.
Geek Retreat is a vibrant cafe venue in Chelmsford, where you can meet, eat, trade, and game in all things geeky.
When Project Manager, Neil Taylor of Clontara Developments, was recruiting for a site cleaner to work at a construction development in Billericay, he was pleased to be contacted by ECL Inclusive Employment Consultant, Sam Towns, regarding a candidate she had in mind called Roger.
Luke is a 26-year-old man with aspirations of being the next Tom Cruise in the film Cocktail! Having completed vocational training in catering and hospitality at ECL Greenacres, it was Luke’s dream to become a cocktail waiter.
Ever since his last cleaning job came to an end some 15 years ago, 42-year-old Paul had harboured a dream of getting back to work but lacked the confidence he needed to make it a reality. Now, with the support of the dedicated Inclusive Employment Consultants at ECL, Paul has found his perfect role and has never been happier.
Al Barker had always worried that his autism might prevent him from finding a job that he loved. However, with the support of his Inclusive Employment Consultant at ECL he has been able to secure his dream role and is keen to help others do the same.