Work and careers
Work and careers
Lots of services can help you to find work or find the work experience you need. If you have a disability, you might be able to get extra help to find work or extra support when you're working. Charities and other organisations offer help to people with particular disabilities, such as blind people or people with learning disabilities. There is even support to start your own business if you want to.
6 Records in Work and careers filtered by Key words "money and benefits".
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.
Battersea United Charities (Grants)
c/o Battersea Library, 265 Lavender Hill, London, SW11 1JB
Telephone: 07905 277035
Description: This small local charity primarily provides education grants for young people under 25 (plus some for older women), help with funding for school outings, makes makes an annual distribution of food parcels to pensioners at Christmas.
Fredericks House, 39 Guildford Road, Lightwater, Surrey, GU18 5SA
Telephone: 01276 472722 or 020 8166 8966 (London office)
Description: Fredericks Foundation provides loans and business support and advice to people who want to set up a business, or maintain or expand one, but can't access mainstream finance.
Jobseekers and Jobcentre Plus
Jobcentre Plus, Jessica House, Red Lion Square, London, SW18 4LS
Telephone: 0345 604 3719 (Jobcentre helpline)
Description: Jobcentre Plus in Wandsworth is based in Red Lion Square, off Wandsworth High Street.
Royal Blind Society
Royal Society for Blind Children (RSBC) 52-58 Arcola Street London, E8 2DJ
Telephone: 020 3198 0225
Description: The Royal Blind Society assists people who are blind or partially sighted and in need.
St Mark's Church
Battersea Rise, London, SW11 1EJ
Telephone: 020 7223 6188
Description: St Marks is a large Church of England church based near Clapham Junction, which offers a wide range of community based services and projects.