Manchester charity helps vulnerable people find jobs through catering

  • Charity in Ancoats has set-up a launchpad to help people struggling with work and mental illness
  • Back on Track runs workshops to help train people for work 
  • Group organises different activities each week

A charity in Ancoats is helping people in recovery and rehabilitation get back on their feet through catering projects.

The Launchpad programme at Back on Track Manchester aims to teach and train people in vulnerable situations and find them employment through training in catering and admin.

Research by Greater Manchester’s Health and Social Care revealed that adults who were unemployed or inactive are significantly more at risk from mental illnesses lasting over a year.