ILPAS/ Vera Supported Work Project Bulldog Manpower Services Ltd: Report on the First Year: 13th October, 1975 - 31 October, 1976


This is the 1976 first-year report on Bulldog Manpower Service Ltd., a joint supported work project of Vera and the Inner London Probation and After-care Service (ILPAS). Bulldog, established in 1975, aimed to turn some of the most troublesome clients of ILPAS towards a lawful, self-sufficient, wage-earning way of life by employing them for a transitional period in a supported work situation. This report narrates the development of Bulldog, detailing some of the obstacles to its success and solutions devised to meet them, and reports some hopeful work.