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.
27 Records in Work and careers.
Share Community, 64 Altenburg Gardens, London, SW11 1JL
Telephone: 0207 924 2949
Description: Share provides accredited vocational training, day care, employability, and personal development programmes to disabled adults, including people with mental health needs, autism, learning, or physical disabilities.
Third Floor, 10 Victoria Street, Bristol, , BS1 6BN
Telephone: 0345 234 9675
Description: Shaw Trust is a national charity which supports disabled and disadvantaged people to prepare for work, find jobs and live more independently.
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.
Thrive - Using gardening to change lives
Telephone: 020 7720 2212
Description: Thrive is an expanding national charity that works to enable disabled people to make positive life changes and achieve their ambitions through gardening.
Wandsworth Work Match
Telephone: 020 8871 5191
Description: The Wandsworth Work Match scheme was set up by the council to help match local people who are out of work with new jobs in the borough.
Description: Work Choice is a government scheme to help you get and keep a job if you’re disabled and find it hard to work.
Workright Employment Scheme
Wandsworth Council, Town Hall, Wandsworth High Street, SW18 2PU
Telephone: 020 8871 5277 or 07717 688277
Description: The Workright Employment Scheme supports disabled people to gain skills and experience that will help them to get a job and stay in employment.