Working Towards Wellbeing

Employment Support Service For People Recovering From ill Mental Health


Based On The Isle Of Wight

How We Can Help You

Our experienced Employment Advisors support those with mental ill health by helping them return to work, find new employment, volunteer or undertake training.

How To Be Referred To Our Service

We aim to see all new referrals within four weeks from the date of the referral.

Help With Your Training Needs

The thought of working for the first time, or getting back in to work, may feel like a big step. A good start is to think about what job you might want by recognising your skills and interests.

Sustaining Your Job

We can help you to retain your employment if it is a risk whilst you are recovering from mental ill health or disability difficulties. We work with your employer too, to acheive the best outcome for you.

Support & Guidance

We have excellent working relationships with both local and national organisations and w are frequently contacted by employers requesting assistance with their recruitment needs.

About Us

Working Towards Wellbeing is the employment divison of Osel Enterprises Ltd, an island registered charity that has been Supporting the needs of people with mental health condtions and or a disablity since 1988.

How We Can Help

We offer a holistic approach to compliment the individuals recovery by providing practical tailored support and guidance.

How To Be Referred


If you feel that you would benefit from this service it can be accessed via your GP, IAPTS or Care Co-Ordinator, Please follow the link for more information.

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Service Feedback

‘I have been lucky enough to work with Working Towards Wellbeing on a number of occasions and each time I have been completely impressed with the speed of response and support they  have offered both the business and our team members. They are reliable, personable, completely trustworthy and very commercial, so while the wellbeing of the employee is paramount, they are also very aware of the commercial context and how they can work within this.  Without a doubt, we have successfully supported some of our team during very difficult periods of their lives and we would not have been able to do this so well without the support of Working Towards Wellbeing.’

Service Feedback

Excellent relationships with Working Towards Wellbeing ensure that their clients can be supported to progress to relevant courses and can be supported by a Support Worker to work towards achievement of qualifications as part of the individual support, advocacy and encouragement that Working Towards Wellbeing provides.

Service Feedback

I personally have worked with Working Towards Wellbeing for many years and when recruiting locally they are a real asset as they care about their clients and go to great lengths to ensure that the client is right for the jobs that we advertise and that they will fit in with our environment.   Their Employment Advisors have visited on numerous occasions and taken time to get to know the working conditions for each department plus met the Heads of Departments to gauge management styles and pace of work.

Service Feedback

‘I have now been at work for 4 weeks the job is great, the people I work with are very nice and friendly and I get on very well with them.  It is so nice to be back at a job that I know and love. So far I have left all my problems behind and looking to a bright future. I can now remember what day of the week it is. Keep up all your hard work! I think you are all great as I have had the best of care from you all, you give a good service and care about the people you look after.

Service Feedback

Just wanted to let you know that thanks to your support Mr D was able to find employment and is over the moon.  He wanted me to thank you for your support. Mr D shared that the Employment Advisor had informed him of a potential job and he had soon after gone for an interview and was successful in being offered the position. Mr D stated that he was doing so much better and shared the following “There has been a massive change and I couldn’t have done it without the support of the Employment Advisor. I feel so much better. Thank you.”

Service Feedback

Working Towards Wellbeing really helped build my confidence and get me back out to work without feeling pressured and supporting me when my anxiety felt too much.

Contact Us Here

If you should have any questions or querys then please contact us using the form below:

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