Preparing for Adulthood are keen to share good practice examples
of supporting young people into adulthood.
Gaining employment is a key outcome for young people with SEND.
Many young people with mental heath problems may only be provided
support though generic services rather than differentiated
approaches that reflect their particular needs or
To address the issue of employment support at transition for
young people (14-25) with mental health problems (especially BESD),
the Preparing for Adulthood is developing, testing and sharing
resources that can support statutory organisations to develop good
practice for this cohort.
For more detail on this project, please see the following page
How can you get involved?
We want to understand what works well and what needs to improve
for young people with mental health problems in order for them to
achieve good employment outcomes. We would love to hear from you if
- Provide employment or education support for young people with
mental health problems that helps with their employment
- Have information or evidence which you could share with us
about how you do your work and the difference it makes.
- Are aware of any organisations or areas who are doing
particularly interesting work around employment for young people
with mental health problems? If so we would be delighted to hear
If you would like more information please click here.
The deadline for responses is 7th November