Search Results - Employment

« Back to Advice Categories

Results as a List

Skip to Filter Results
Refine your search results using 1 or more of the following filters

Displaying all 23 results

Advice

  • Citizens Advice North Somerset

    Provides independent, free, impartial and confidential advice on work – including your rights, how to resolve problems and redundancy. Face-to-face sessions are held in Weston-super-Mare, Nailsea, Portishead, Clevedon and Pill. Telephone advice line available.

    Address
    Badger Centre, 3-6 Wadham Street Weston-super-Mare BS23 1JY
    Contact Info
    t: 03444 111 444 e: advice@nscab.org.uk

    Suitable for: Everyone

    Back to top
  • Brigstowe Project

    Offer specialist, confidential and free support, advice and information to anyone living with or affected by HIV.
    Address
    176 Easton Road Bristol BS5 0ES
    Contact Info
    t: 0117 955 5038 e: info@brigstowe.org

    Suitable for: People affected by HIV

    Back to top
  • MS Multiple Sclerosis Society

    Provides specialist benefits advice for people in North Somerset with MS and their carers. Their service provider is Citizens Advice Bristol.  The benefits adviser is Caroline Langdon from Citizens Advice Bristol who can currently be seen at the MS Therapy Centre in Bradley Stoke and at BrAMS in Southmead Hospital. Home visits are available for exceptional circumstances. You can meet with Caroline for financial and legal advice including benefits, allowances and grants, employment and housing.This is a free and confidential service.
    Address
    West of England MS Therapy Centre, Bradbury House, Wheatfield Drive Bradley Stoke BS32 9DB
    Contact Info
    t: 0117 946 2560 e: MSadvice@bristolcab.org.ukÂ

    Suitable for: People with MS and their carers

    Back to top
  • Weston & North Somerset DIAL

    A voluntary organisation offering free, impartial and confidential information and support. It is disability-led.
    Address
    Room 5, Roselawn 28 Walliscote Grove Road Weston-super-Mare BS23 1UJ
    Contact Info
    t: 01934 419 426 e: mail@westondial.co.uk

    Suitable for: People with disabilities

    Back to top

Self-help

  • Citizens Advice – Work

    Self help from Citizens Advice about employment. Having a job is an essential part of most people's lives. When you are in work, you can be faced with many difficult issues, so it is essential to know what your rights are. Here you can find out more about those rights and how to solve problems. There is also information on what help is available if you're looking for work.
    Back to top
  • ACAS

    Provides information, advice, training, conciliation and other services for employers and employees to help prevent or resolve workplace problems. Online and phone helplines.
    Contact Info
    t: 0300 123 1100 (8am-6pm Mon-Fri)
    Back to top
  • Carers UK

    A national organisation that gives advice for carers on general matters around being a carer, and has information on different Welfare Benefits for those that care or the people they care for. 
    Contact Info
    t: 0808 808 7777 (Mon-Fri, 10am to 4pm)

    Suitable for: Carers and people being cared for

    Back to top
  • Disability Law Service

    The Disability Law Service provides free legal advice to people with disabilities and their carers to ensure that they have access to their rights and justice.
    Contact Info
    t: 0207 791 9800 (Mon-Fri, 9.30am to 5.30pm e: advice@dls.org.uk
    Back to top
  • GOV.UK

    Government website with information about working, jobs and pensions. Includes holidays and finding a job and contact details for Jobcentre Plus.

    Back to top
  • Maternity Action

    Maternity Action, offers information to parents about their rights at work and information about benefits; they can also advise employers about managing pregnant women and new parents. The website has a range of factsheets and some are availing in the following languages: Spanish, Polish and Portuguese.
    Contact Info
    t: 0808 800 0041

    Suitable for: Parents and parents-to-be

    Back to top
  • Royal Association for Deaf people

    Provide accessible information, advice and guidance to deaf people in their first language. Areas of expertise include benefits, money, housing, employment, debt and family/domestic. Also work with HMRC to make tax and tax credit information and advice more accessible.
    Contact Info
    t: 0845 688 2525 e: info@royaldeaf.org.uk

    Suitable for: People affected by deafness

    Back to top
  • Working Families

    Information for working parents and carers on employment rights, Tax Credits and in-work benefits, maternity and paternity leave, flexible working options and maternity discrimination. This includes a section especially for parents of disabled children. There is an advice helpline and information resources on the website.
    Contact Info
    t: 0300 012 0312 e: advice@workingfamilies.org.uk

    Suitable for: Working parents and carers

    Back to top
  • workSMART

    workSMART is a TUC site, helping today's working people get the best from work. Visit now for our free comprehensive, plain-English guides to all aspects of your employment rights, your health at work, and pay and pensions, as well as a jargon buster to explain technical terms and an interactive trade union finder.
    Back to top

Support

  • Addaction North Somerset

    Addaction helps people change their behaviour to become the very best that they can be. It could be their drug or alcohol use or worries about their mental health – we support people to making lasting change in their lives.
    Address
    35 Boulevard Weston-super-Mare BS23 1PE
    Contact Info
    t: 01934 427940 e: info@addaction.org.uk

    Suitable for: People affected by substance misuse

    Back to top
  • Alzheimer’s Society

    The National Dementia Helpline provides information, support or advice about dementia. Many local services: including befriending, memory cafés, information and support telephone line.
    Address
    Badger House, Oldmixon Crescent Weston-super-Mare BS24 9AY
    Contact Info
    t: 0300 222 11 22 or 01934 414214 e: north.somerset@alzheimers.org.uk

    Suitable for: People affected by dementia

    Back to top
  • Rethink Mental Illness

    A national advice and information service, including benefits, debt and money issues for people with mental illness and their carers.
    Contact Info
    t: 0300 5000 927 (Mon-Fri, 9.30am to 4pm) e: via website

    Suitable for: People affected by mental health issues

    Back to top
  • RNIB Royal National Institute for the Blind

    RNIB provides advice to blind and partially sighted people, carers, friends, relatives and organisations helping people with sight loss, including benefits, employment, education and housing. They can also point you to sources of local support and other organisations that may be useful.

      
    Contact Info
    t: 0303 123 9999 (8.45am-5.30pm, Mon-Fri) e: helpline@rnib.org.uk

    Suitable for: People with visual impairment

    Back to top
  • Royal British Legion

    Provides lifelong support for the Armed Forces community - serving men and women, veterans, and their families.
    Contact Info
    t: 0808 802 8080 (8am-8pm, 7 days a week)

    Suitable for: Current and ex-service people and their families

    Back to top
  • Stroke Association

    Provides information, practical advice and emotional support in the aftermath of a stroke. We begin working with a stroke survivor, their carers and their family immediately following a stroke, and will continue to provide the support people need, for as long as they need it – within their own homes and back into the community.
    Address
    Postal address: c/o North Somerset PCT, CASTLEWOOD 2nd Floor, Tickenham Road East, Clevedon BS21 6FW
    Contact Info
    t: 0303 3033 100 (9am-5pm, Mon-Fri) e: verity.aldous@stroke.org.uk

    Suitable for: People affected by strokes

    Back to top
  • Support Alliance

    The Support Alliance offers a wide range of housing support services to people living in North Somerset. This includes people with learning disabilities, people who are recovering from drug or alcohol dependency, young people making their way after a childhood spent in and out of care homes, people with mental health needs, those who provide unpaid care to friends or family, anyone who needs a bit of help getting into employment, people who need help with their finances and support to get their lives back on track and older people who need some help to continue to live independent lives in the community.
    Address
    40 Martingale Way Portishead BS20 7AW
    Contact Info
    t: 03000 120 120 (option 2) e: supportalliance@alliancehomes.org.uk

    Suitable for: Anyone who needs floating support

    Back to top
  • Vision North Somerset

    Supports blind and partially sighted people and helping them to remain independent by offering practical and emotional support, help with claiming benefits to which they are entitled, reducing loneliness and isolation via social clubs and befrienders.
    Address
    3 Neva Road Weston-super-Mare BS23 1YD
    Contact Info
    t: 01934 419393 (Mon-Thu 10am to 1pm) e: info@visionns.org.uk

    Suitable for: People with vision or hearing loss

    Back to top
  • Westonworks

    Provide 1-2-1 free, confidential and impartial advice on learning, work and volunteering for anyone over 16. Includes computer skills training.
    Address
    The Information Station 6a St Andrews Parade Weston-super-Mare BS23 3SS
    Contact Info
    t: 0300 111 3012 or 01934 426260 e: advice@westonworks.org.uk
    Back to top

Results as a Map