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Shaw Trust

Shaw Trust is a national charity which supports disabled and disadvantaged people to prepare for work, find jobs and live more independently. The Trust believe everyone has the right to work and it has campaigned for over 25 years to make this happen for the many thousands of people who face barriers due to disability, ill health or social circumstance. Employers and public sector organisations also benefit from a range of services for business. Shaw Trust are the UK’s largest third sector provider and one of the Government’s lead partners in the delivery of employment programmes for disabled and disadvantaged people. Shaw Trust help people move off benefits into employment and live more independent lives using government and other funded employment programmes. It can help with:

  • Finance and benefits advice
  • Help to find a job
  • Work preparation and skills training
  • Support to stay in work

To find out how Shaw Trust can help individuals , please click here. The Trust support public sector organisations modernise and deliver effective social care services. It works to develop:

  • Alternatives to day care

Young people’s services

  • Independent living and direct payments
  • Employment services to help people off benefits
  • Personal development and training

Shaw Trust help businesses recruit and manage a diverse workforce. It provides assistance with:

  • Recruitment
  • Absence and retention management
  • Website Accessibility Accreditation Service
  • Managing mental health

Where to Go

Venue address
5 Adair Street

Other Details

Age Range
No specific age
Supporting people with:
Long term health condition

Who to Contact

Telephone
01225 716300
Email
support@shaw-trust.org.uk
Last Updated: 20/07/2018