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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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

    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.

  • Shape Arts

    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

    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.

  • Work Choice

    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.