Working and learning
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You are viewing all of the services and organisations in the working and learning category. If you're looking for work, or want to learn, there are lots of opportunities. Here you can find courses and training services, as well as advice about work and careers, and information about building your skills through volunteering.
For people who need extra support, some services offer supported employment to help you if you have a disability or health problem that affects your work.
12 Records in Working and learning filtered by Client group "carers".
Action for Blind People
1st Floor 105 Judd Street, London,, WC1H 9NE
Telephone: 0303 123 9999 (Helpline), 020 7391 2151 (London action team)
Description: Action for Blind People offers free, impartial information, advice and support to blind and partially sighted people, their families, friends and carers.
Action on Hearing Loss
19-23 Featherstone Street, London, EC1Y 8SL
Telephone: 0808 808 0123 (Freephone) Textphone: 0808 808 9000 (Freephone), SMS text message: 0780 0000 360
Description: Action on Hearing Loss is a national charity providing a range of support for people with hearing loss and tinnitus.
Age UK (national charity)
Age UK, Tavis House, 1-6 Tavistock Square, London, WC1H 9NA
Telephone: 0800 678 1174 (advice line)
Description: Age UK is a national charity that aims to improve later life for everyone through information and advice, campaigns, products, training and research.
Beyond Barriers Project - carers mentoring service
The Vestry Hall, London Road, Mitcham, Surrey, CR4 3ND
Telephone: 020 8648 9677 (extension 5445)
Description: Beyond Barriers is a mentoring service for carers that works specifically with hard to reach communities such as refugees and asylum seekers, black and ethnic minority people and lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people.
Care to Achieve
Telephone: 020 8675 0811 or 020 8877 1200
Description: Care to Achieve is a project that supports young adult carers aged 16-25 in the borough of Wandsworth to focus on their own education and employment goals alongside their caring responsibilities.
Caring with Confidence - online carers course
Description: Caring with Confidence was a free online interactive learning programme for carers, which was funded by the Department of Health.
73 Summerstown, London, SW17 0BQ
Telephone: 020 8879 6333 (Beverley Dawkins OBE)
Description: Generate is a charity that aims to create better days and better lives for people with a learning disability by working together with them and the people who know them well.
Joan Bicknell Centre, Building 19, Springfield Hospital Site, Burntwood Lane, Tooting, London, SW17 7DJ
Telephone: 020 8812 7018
Description: There are courses available that teach the basics of Makaton, which is a type of sign and symbol language used to help people of any age with learning disabilities and communication difficulties.
MS National Centre (MSNC), 372 Edgware Road, London, NW2 6ND
Telephone: 0808 800 8000 (helpline) or 020 8438 0700 (office)
Description: The MS Society is a charity dedicated to supporting everyone whose life is touched by multiple sclerosis.
National Extension College (NEC)
National Extension College, The Michael Young Centre, School House, Homerton Gardens, Cambridge, CB2 8EB
Telephone: 0800 389 2839
Description: The NEC provides courses through distance learning to give carers the chance to get back to learning.