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New hear and loss my job

PaulSelwood
PaulSelwood Member Posts: 3 Listener
Morning all, I new hear and just lost my  job. I now so worry about work, and fedup doing agency work.

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  • Adrian_Scope
    Adrian_Scope Posts: 8,551

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    I'm sorry to hear that @PaulSelwood. What sort of work were you doing? It might be worth having a chat with our free employment services - https://www.scope.org.uk/employment-services/support-to-work/

    In the meantime, you're very welcome here. Feel free to jump in and start chatting with other members.
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  • PaulSelwood
    PaulSelwood Member Posts: 3 Listener
    Just warehouse work. I just apply for lots of jobs. I been so run-down last couple of weeks, with stress of work and worring about the virus.
  • thespiceman
    thespiceman Member Posts: 6,389 Disability Gamechanger
    Hello @PaulSelwood   Pleased to meet you.

    Thank you for joining and sharing.

    Sorry to hear this, just know we can help and advise.

    I have the following links may be of interest for you.

    https://www.evenbreak.co.uk

    This is an agency deals with members of our community.   Working with companies who wished to have members of our community as employees.

    Other one may be useful is this on line learning education sites.

    Future learn.com

    https://www.futurelearn.com

    Open University

    https://www.open.ac.uk

    Please if I can add always a good idea to make a list of your skills and abilities consider other avenues paths.

    I was a long time admin worker administrator good pay but fed up bored stressed.

    Knew would not last.

    Advice made a list looking at my skills abilities, talents, or lifestyle.

    Hobbies can become employment sources self employment one, done that for ten years own boss.

    I am aware that stress is a sign of mental health and anxiety.

    If that is happening then you need to be honest and open with yourself.

    Please speak to your GP who can offer a range of solutions and answers.

    Think about your health and consider looking at other options.

    If you are suffering anxiety please look at these website. Mental health charities.

    https://www.richmondfellowship.org.uk

    https://www.mind.org.uk

    https://www.rethink.org

    All offer floating support.  There help with employment problems difficulties and benefits related issues plus welfare health.

    Might not be in all areas.

    The charity Richmond Fellowship works with employees with supported assistance.

    One other important relevant point often do employ clientele as support workers.

    Something to think about.

    Please if you have any questions please ask me.

    Always here to chat talk and offer reassurance .

    Please take care and safe.

    @thespiceman




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  • chiarieds
    chiarieds Community Co-Production Group Posts: 12,265 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi @PaulSelwood - I'm sorry to read you're currently out of work, & hope the information given above may be helpful for you. Thank you for joining the community as you're most welcome. :)
  • Ails
    Ails Member Posts: 2,256 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi @PaulSelwood and welcome to the Community.  It is nice to meet you.  I'm really sorry to hear that you are currently out of work and know how frustrating this can be.  You have been given some great information and links above so I would try to look into them when you can.  Meanwhile, all the very best in your search for a new job.  I know these times are very hard and worrying, but we will get through it and I'm sure you will find new work.  Please keep in touch and let us know how you are getting on and if we can be of any help/support then please just let us know.  All the best.  :smile:
    Winner of the Scope New Volunteer Award 2019.   :)
  • PaulSelwood
    PaulSelwood Member Posts: 3 Listener
    Thank you so much everyone
  • Ails
    Ails Member Posts: 2,256 Disability Gamechanger
    You are very welcome. @PaulSelwood:smile:
    Winner of the Scope New Volunteer Award 2019.   :)
  • AJayBee
    AJayBee Member Posts: 3 Listener
    Hi Paul
    Hope all works well for you in end. It a very worrying time we are all in together at the moment.
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