Numerous agencies in Buckinghamshire can support and guide you.
Whether, researching a career path that matches your skill set and interests. Or, looking to start an apprenticeship and taking advantage of a vocational training opportunity. There are trained advocates and personal assistants who can engage with your prospective employer and make a plan to help you achieve your personal goals.
Transition is possible, with the right support, that works for you.
Aylesbury College offers a skills development programme to approach independent living and working: the life skills centre
Perhaps you would like to research apprenticeship opportunities? Click here to find out how.
NB: apprenticeship schemes are for young adults up to the age of 25.
Supported Employment service helps people with disabilities and mental health problems find
paid employment. We believe that with the right support everyone can have a paid job.
We offer our Supported Employment service to people across Buckinghamshire and neighboring local
authorities through a range of opportunities.
Back2Base. Thrift Farm. Missenden Abbey Garden Centre. Branching Out.
http://www.buckinghamshirecare.co.uk/day-opportunities- and-supported- employment/supported-
0333 121 0201
Community Impact Bucks
Have a number of volunteer opportunities
Contact 03001111250 firstname.lastname@example.org
Volunteer hub for people who have a bit of time to help others. Volunteers can earn time credits to use on
activities available locally or nationwide (for example entrance to the Tower of London). Contact Community
Impact Bucks on 0300 111 250.
Buckinghamshire Trading Standards has volunteering opportunities to suit all ages from 13 years upwards.
Contact Chris Holden 01296 382782 or email: email@example.com
The WORKAID Hub
The WORKAID Hub is a supported workshop experience for people with learning disabilities. We are
also autism friendly and TEACCH trained. The attendees undertake a wide variety of jobs for the main
WORKAID Workshop. Many practical skills are learnt on the jobs and soft skills such as team work, pride
in the job done, making friends and working to a correct standard build confidence for the future. The
Hub is open 10 till 3.30 on Mondays and Tuesdays.
01494 775220 firstname.lastname@example.org http://workaid.org/