Working Out Ipswich
Based in Ipswich, Working Out offers peer-led support to ex-offenders in Ipswich to help them access education, training, volunteering and employment opportunities. Trained Peer Advisors offer tailored, personalised support to help their clients identify their ambitions and realise their goals. It also offers workshops tailored to the specific needs of the clients.
This includes workshops, one to one peer support from specially trained ex-offender support workers, CV writing, disclosure advice, CSCS preparation, searching for work, volunteering opportunities and further training. We provide a Level 3 Advice and Guidance City & Guilds qualification which offers people with a history of offending the chance to become qualified advice and guidance workers. The service is open to anyone with a criminal conviction who lives in Ipswich or the surrounding area. We take referrals from prisons, local agencies or alternatively people can simply get in touch with us directly.