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Employment provides people with support and advice to find paid and unpaid work opportunities.

Here you will find:

Jobcentre Plus; Volunteering; Supported employment; and Employment advice.

Useful Information

  • Moving into Employment

    Cumbria County Council is committed to achieving employment equality for everyone by ensuring a broad range of services are commissioned that promote individuals’ potential to secure and sustain work. This includes the chance for everyone to get a job, irrespective of their vulnerability or disability.…

  • Day opportunities and day care

    Day opportunities is a broad heading including a wide range of care, support and activities during the day.  These include: Day care in residential homes, community or day centres Employment, sheltered employment and volunteering Learning opportunities in schools, colleges and adult education Leisure activities such…

  • Community Legal Advice

    Community Legal Advice (CLA) is a free and confidential advice service in England and Wales paid for by legal aid. If you are living on a low income or benefits, you may be eligible for free specialist advice from legal advisers on issues including: benefits…