What is Pathways to Work?

Pathways to Work helps people with disabilities or health conditions

UPDATE: The Pathways to Work Programme has been closed.

Pathways to Work is a service created to help people with disabilities or health conditions that make it difficult for them to find work. Anybody claiming Incapacity Benefit, Income Support because of Incapacity, or Severe Disablement Allowance, will automatically receive extra support through Pathways to Work. People can also volunteer to be included.

Pathways to Work can help people by providing extra money to help when they start work, provide training programs to help people develop their skills, and provide specialist help in coping with their health condition or disability.

How do I find out more about Pathways to Work?

In a lot of areas Pathways to Work is administrated by the JobCentre Plus. In other areas it is run by private and voluntary sector organisations. Your local JobCentre Plus office will be able to put you in touch with your local Pathways to Work provider.

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