Case Studies

Max

Max

Max is a knowledgeable 18-year old man, who communicates well and loves to laugh. Max has a diagnosis of autism spectrum disorder and needs routine so he can manage his anxiety.

  • Published: 10th June 2021
Premal

Premal

ECL customer, Premal, 49, had ambitions of finding employment to become more independent and improve his confidence. He was delighted to be offered to be part of ECL’s Inclusive Employment programme, where Inclusive Employment Consultant, Sam Towns, would support him through the process of finding his dream role.

  • Published: 4th June 2021
Simon

Simon

60-year-old Simon loves horses and had dreamt of having the opportunity to work with them ever since spending time volunteering at a stable. With the support of the Inclusive Employment team at ECL, Simon has now been able to secure a paid role at a local livery yard and looks forward to going to work each week.

  • Published: 4th June 2021
Chris

Chris

When 24-year-old Chris was first referred to ECL’s Supported Living service he was struggling to manage his anxiety and his long-term ambition of living alone seemed out of reach. Six months on, and with the help of the team at Orchard Place, Chris is feeling positive and counting down the days until he gets the keys to his very own flat…

  • Published: 26th May 2021
Ellen

Ellen

Ellen is 30 years old, she has Down syndrome, loves dancing, and all things geeky; including Star Wars and Dr. Who. Ellen was very keen to secure paid employment either working in a shop or cinema and was willing to work hard to achieve her dream.

  • Published: 19th May 2021
Win

Win

Win Hall is a lovely 100-year-old lady, who despite various health setbacks was determined to return to living independently in her own home.

  • Published: 23rd December 2020