The Mental Health Five Year Forward View set an ambitious target of doubling IPS provision across England by 2020/21.
This year, NHS England commissioned an audit of current provision of Individual Placement and Support services (IPS) to meet its objective.
In recognition of our expertise in the field, Centre for Mental Health was commissioned to support the NHS Benchmarking Network in mapping and identifying gaps in current services to inform future plans.
We know first-hand that delivering the proposed development of IPS will require an expansion in the skills and capacity of the workforce, as well as increased knowledge of how to embed and improve effective services.
The Centre’s strong team of skilled and experienced staff and associates can enhance your existing provision or support the implementation of new services. We deliver:
Take a look below for more on IPS and what we have to offer.
If you'd like to talk to us about how we can help your organisation, please contact Jan Hutchinson at [email protected]
Follow the principles of IPS to deliver a high-quality serviceRead more
We can support your organisation to develop effective employment servicesRead more
We provide bespoke support according to your needs.Read more
We also offer IPS training to help you better deliver your supported employment services and fidelity reviews to help you find out how closely your service is applying the IPS principles.Read more