Access to Work for Disabled People
Access to Work is a government run grant system offering financial or practical support to help disabled people return to work. Find sites listed below offering information, advice and help for disabled people wishing to return to work with the financial assistance of Access to Work. Includes facts, how to apply and where to make contact with Access to Work programmes for all disabilities and adults with special needs with details of the type of assistance to expect if you have disability and aged 16 or over.
Access to work provides financial assistance for specialist equipment, job interview help and finances towards travel when you can’t use public transport and many other areas of assistance to help you in employment or run your own viable business as a disabled person. The Access to Work sites listed below should guide you in the right employment direction. Access to Work is available in England, Scotland and Wales with a separate system available for Northern Ireland.
Disability Rights UK Factsheet
Explains the Jobcentre Plus Access to Work scheme with details of reasonable adjustment within the work force, training and offers case studies and downloads. Includes a detailed explanation of the Access to Work scheme and highlights the the type of financial and practical support available to disabled people in employment,