A Sea of Hope Coaching | Access to work funding

Coaching refunded!

If you live in the UK and are employed or self-employed you may be eligible for Access to Work funding which can cover a minimum of 6 months coaching.

What is Access to Work (ATW)?

Access to Work is a UK government funded  grant that supports people with a health condition or *disability such as ADHD, Autism, Mental Health as well as physical disabilities.

*disability has the same meaning as in the Equality Act 2010 this defines disability as a physical or mental impairment which has a substantial and long-term adverse effect on your ability to carry out normal day to day activities

Access to Work could give you a grant to help with things like:

ADHD coaching

Special equipment such as noise cancelling headphones, talk to text software for example Dragon

Travel to work costs if you cannot use public transport

Virtual Assistants

To be eligible you must:

  • Have a disability or health condition that affects their ability to work

  • Are aged 16 or over

  • Are in or about to start paid work in England, Scotland or Wales

One of the following must apply:

  • Have a paid job

  • Be self-employed

  • Have a job interview About to start a job or work trial

  • Starting work experience

How to apply?

Access to Work: get support if you have a disability or health condition – GOV.UK (www.gov.uk)

Access to Work helpline

Telephone: 0800 121 7479
Textphone: 0800 121 7579
Relay UK (if you cannot hear or speak on the phone): 18001 then 0800 121 7479
Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm
Video relay service for British Sign Language (BSL) users – check you can use the service
Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm
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Note……If you would like further information about the process prior to calling Access to Work please book a free intro call with me. I’m happy to guide people through the process if they choose to have coaching through A Sea of Hope. I can then provide you with a quote and a proposal for coaching.