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The Progress Journey

Darren's journey

"I feel quite positive now. Even if I don’t get this job, I think I am coping better and there is always a chance of more work experience."

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Billy's* journey

"I now feel more socially active and have feel more confident when working with other people - it is a great feeling."

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James's* journey

"I feel much happier and it’s great that I have a reason to get up in the morning and have places to go and people to see."

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Shannon's journey

"I’m confident that Progress will help me to find a job – I believe in myself a lot more than I did before."

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Courtney's* journey

"Progress has offered me the support I needed, both to help my getting a job, but to improve my emotional wellbeing and outlook."

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Jess's journey

'I couldn’t have done it on my own - thank you for all your help'

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Meet the Progress Partner: Positive Youth Foundation

'From working on this programme young people definitely inspire me. Some of the young people I have worked with are so talented, funny, creative and resilient.'

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Meet the Progress Partner: Innovating Minds CIC

'Each young person is on their own unique journey and where it’ll take you is always different and a surprise, that is part of the joy of my job.'

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Megan's journey

"You're drowning but everyone else around you is swimming. It's painful when no one understands you."

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Simran's journey

“It is good to be on a programme where the coaches understand me"

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Abdulai's journey

"Before joining Progress I didn’t have any confidence or any friends. I saw myself as nothing"

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Meet the Progress Partner: Groundwork West Midlands

"Young people can be a lot more resourceful than we give them credit for and I myself feel inspired by working with some of them"

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