About Clothing Works
Clothing Works specialise in bespoke and corporate design, embroidery, printing, marketing and distribution of professional medical and leisure wear.
Clothing Works is one of the businesses which sits under the umbrella of New Leaf, part of Devon Partnership NHS Trust Vocational Rehabilitation Service.
Clothing Works offer vocational rehabilitation for individuals recovering from mental health issues. It is set in a supportive and realistic working environment and as such, clearly identifies pathways and goals towards recovery and employment oppertunities.
We are a small team offering opportunities to service users, volunteers and some staff employed on a bank basis with Devon Partnership NHS Trust.
Since starting in 1999, we have enjoyed a close working relationship with the College of Occupational Therapists (COT). Each year Clothing Works is invited to attend their annual conference and promote the service by displaying on the College’s stand.
Listed below are a number of Useful Links relating to the work we do here at Clothing Works...
- College of Occupational Therapists
The British Association of Occupational Therapists (BAOT) is the professional body and trade union for occupational therapy staff in the UK, with over 29,000 members.
- MIMDFUL EMPLOYER
Developed, led and supported by employers, MINDFUL EMPLOYER® provides businesses and organisations with easier access to information and support for staff who experience stress, anxiety, depression or other mental health conditions. Their website contains a wealth of information about the law, good practice, managing mental wellbeing, training and also the MINDFUL EMPLOYER® charter.
WORKWAYS provides information, advice and practical assistance to enable easier access to learning and work. If mental health is an issue in finding or maintaining employment, training, learning opportunities and voluntary work, then WORKWAYS may be able to help.
- New Leaf
New Leaf is part of Devon Partnership NHS Trust’s Vocational Rehabilitation Service. This is a modern service developed from many years of providing therapy, training and supported employment to people living with mental health issues.