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.

 

working and learning

14 Records in Employment support filtered by Client group "learning disability".

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • MCCH

    One Hermitage Court, Hermitage Lane, Maidstone, Kent, ME16 9NT

    Telephone: 0800 028 28 15

    Description: MCCH is a registered charity that supports people with learning disability, autism and mental health needs.

  • Mencap

    123 Golden Lane, London, EC1Y 0RT

    Telephone: 0808 808 1111 (helpline and Mencap direct)

    Description: Mencap is a registered charity that offers services to adults and children with learning disabilities.

  • Metropolitan (and Metropolitan Support Trust)

    Head Office, The Grange, 100 High Street, Southgate, London, N14 6PW

    Telephone: 020 3535 3535 (Head office)

    Description: Metropolitan provides integrated housing services, care and support services and community regeneration.

  • 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.

  • Platform 1 Cafe

    9-10 Bramlands Close, London, SW11 2NT

    Telephone: 020 7228 2593 (Monica)

    Description: Platform 1 Cafe in Clapham Junction is a training cafe for people with learning disabilities run by the Camden Society.

  • 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.