I'm driven by helping people with mental health problems to enjoy their lives and take steps towards getting well
Kazim 2016 participant
I wanted a career where I could make a tangible difference. Everything Think Ahead offered really spoke to me
Amy 2017 participant
It was the opportunity to be out on the frontline helping people that really sold Think Ahead to me
Jack 2016 participant
Social work can really improve people’s lives, by helping with the social situations that play a big role in mental health
Aisha 2016 participant
Social work is so holistic and practical. You get out and empower people. That’s how I want to help.
Sonya 2016 participant
Apply your mind to mental health
The Think Ahead programme is a new route into social work, for graduates and career-changers remarkable enough to make a real difference to people with mental health problems.
Applications are now open to join the 2018 intake in Ashford, Braintree, Durham and North Yorkshire.