Being unemployed or facing problems at work can feel lonely and isolating, but you’re not alone. Find out more by reading stories from other people who have also faced challenging periods of unemployment or work-related problems.

Jaden’s story

My name is Jaden. I am 22 years old and I came into contact with the employment services at the Lewisham Early Intervention...

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Melissa’s story

My name is Melissa. I was referred to Work Well almost immediately after successfully completing Talking Therapies back in summer 2020. It was...

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Warren’s story

My name is Warren. I am a 34 year old man being treated for obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD). I have had difficulty due...

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Viola’s story

Hi my name is Viola, I’m 26 and I’ve been with the Lewisham Early Intervention Service (LEIS) since 2019. In the beginning I was...

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Darius’ story

My name is Darius. I was referred to the employment support services after being made redundant and was very keen to find a...

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Amy’s story
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My name is Amy, I am 28 years old. I had the pleasure of working with my employment specialist, Ayeesha. In July 2021,...

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