Our Social Impact Highlights: New Report!

Posted on the 14th July 2020

Our NEW Social Impact report showcasing highlights from across 2019 is now published. It shows the impact we have made through supporting and promoting independent, healthy, fulfilled lives for our clients in their communities.

We are proud to work with a diverse range of people. We believe that with our support everyone can progress in their chosen path, creating lives enhanced with a sense of purpose and belonging.

Here are a few examples from the report. You can also download the full report at the bottom of the page.

Supported Internships

As you can see in the image above, our Supported Internship programmes enabled 62 young people to secure paid employment.  Each Internship programme includes opportunities for  interns to demonstrate their work abilities and potential in a series of tailored 10-week work placements.  Internships work!

Travel Training

Independent Travel Training is proven to enhance the social lives, education and career prospects of young people.

Text: 111 young people trained to independently use public transport 92% of clients surveyed reported increased confidence in travelling on their own.

Our one-to-one service boosts confidence and opens up so many opportunities for so many young people. Learn more here.

Health and Wellbeing

Our Health and Wellbeing services focus on improving mental health and tackling social isolation in Stockport.

Text: 1376 people we're supported to become actively engaged in their community. 95%of clients referred report improved friendship/networks and reduced isolation

We run the Wellbeing and Independence Network (WIN) and the Stockport Mental Health Network (MHN) in partnership with other great local organisations.  You can see above just  how busy they have been.

Engaging Activities

Taking part in rewarding activities does so much for a sense of purpose and achievement.

Text: 363 people received personalised support in community activities. 97% of clients surveyed said they enjoyed coming to Pure.

Pure clients at our different centres in Stockport, Oldham and Rochdale have the opportunity to take part in  sport, radio production,  tai chi, drama, animation, ceramics,  gardening, woodwork, cafe training and so much more.

These are just a few of the highlights in the report.

To read the whole report, including how much our volunteers mean to us, see the gallery below – or click for the pdf download at the bottom of the page.

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