Employment support

Employment support

For people who need extra support, there are organisations that offer supported employment to help people with disabilities in to work. They usually offer real experience of work. Some places may offer extra support to help you prepare for work and then to support you once you start working.

 

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27 Records in Employment support.

  • Access to Work

    Operational Support Unit Harrow Jobcentre Plus Mail Handling Site A Wolverhampton , WV98 1JE

    Telephone: 0345 268 8489

    Description: Access to Work is a government scheme that can help you if your health or disability affects the way you do your job.

  • 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.

  • Back Up

    The Back-Up Trust, Jessica House, Red Lion Square, 191 Wandsworth High Street, SW18 4LS

    Telephone: 020 8875 1805

    Description: Back Up is a national charity that has helped thousands of people of all ages and backgrounds rebuild their confidence and independence following a devastating spinal cord injury.

  • Balham Job Club

    St. Mark's URC, 53 Rowfant Road, Balham, SW17 7AP

    Telephone: 020 8935 5456

    Description: Balham job club offers free, friendly and practical support to help give you confidence and a helping hand into employment.

  • 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.

  • Certitude (Southside Partnership)

    31-33 Lumiere Court, 209 Balham High Road, London, SW17 7BQ

    Telephone: 020 8772 6222

    Description: Certitude is a charity which supports people with learning disabilities and mental health needs to lead more independent lives.

  • Deaf Achieve

    Telephone: 0845 688 2525 or 07595 652411

    Description: Deaf Achieve is a lottery-funded project from the charity RAD that provides free: - job clubs - workshops - health groups - travel groups - and one to one support for Deaf people.

  • Disability Employment Advisers

    Jobcentre Plus, Jessica House, Red Lion Square, London, SW18 4LS

    Telephone: 0345 604 3719

    Description: Disability Employment Advisers (DEA) are available at every Job Centre Plus and can help you look for a job or learn new skills.

  • Generate

    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.

  • Haringey Association for Independent Living (HAIL)

    Putney Library, 5/7 Disraeli Road, Putney, London,, SW15 2DR

    Telephone: 07525 260 879 or 07525 260 943 you can text and the service will call you back

    Description: HAIL is a learning disability association which provides a range of services in Wandsworth.