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.
8 Records in Employment support filtered by Client group "blind or partially sighted".
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.
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.
Papworth Trust, Bernard Sunley Centre, Papworth Everard, Cambridge, CB23 3RG
Telephone: 0800 952 5000, or by text message (SMS) on 07860 021210
Description: Papworth Trust is a charity that supports disabled people and their carers with a range of services and advice.
Deane House Studios, 27 Greenwood Place, London, NW5 1LB
Telephone: 0845 521 3457 or 020 7424 7330
Description: Shape is a disability-led arts organisation working to improve access to culture for disabled people.
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.
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.
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.