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Caring, Working, Living

Caring, Working, Living are still accepting referrals during the coronavirus. The Caring, Working, Living team is working from home to safeguard the health and wellbeing of staff and the people we work with. We can still respond to emails sent to the returnersfund@gmcvo.org.uk address. If you need to contact us by phone, then please use our mobile number: 07825 291044.

Caring, Working, Living aims to support people with caring responsibilities who have had a career break and are looking to return to work. 

Support We Can Offer:

  • provide information to 'Returners' about agencies in their local area that provide support with job search skills

  • provide financial support towards the cost of job searching, for example towards the cost of childcare or other care; travel to an employment support activity; interview costs such as travel or clothing

  • provide information about employers that are offering workplace visits; work trials; placements or Returnships as part of their recruitment

  • provide peer support through our Facebook page

Eligibility:

In order to be eligible for support you must be:

  • either a parent or a carer

  • have been out of work for at least 12 months due to caring responsibilities

  • be looking to return to work

  • live in Greater Manchester

To fill out our eligibility form click here

Where to Go

Postcode
M12 6FZ

Other Details

Associated Cost
No
Referral and availability notes

The programme runs from June 2019 to May 2020

Notes

For more information about Caring, Working, Living visit our website https://www.gmcvo.org.uk/caringworkingliving

Who to Contact

Name
Vicky Maher
Position
Administration
Telephone
0161 277 1044
Email
returnersfund@gmcvo.org.uk
Website
https://www.gmcvo.org.uk/caringworkingliving/returners
Last Updated: 06/04/2020