How do I access Voyage Care Steps to Employment?
As an Individual being provided support by Voyage Care, you should have received a Voyage Care Steps to Employment Guide and a Steps to Employment workbook, these will help to prepare you for work and understand the steps to the support we can give you.
Do I need to pay to access the service?
No there is no cost to access and be supported to gain employment.
What can the service offer me?
Voyage Care has over 20 years of experience in supporting people with a learning disability. Depending on what service is available in your area we can help you learn new skills, gain confidence, be involved in work experience placements and hopefully find a job!
How long will I be supported?
Once you have completed your Steps to Employment workbook, this will assess what support you need and your individual goal. An action plan will be created, you will receive support for as little or as long as required, unique to you.
What impact will paid employment have on my benefits?
This will depend on the type of work and amount of hours you work. You will need to talk to our employment advisor, Voyage Care Benefits or your local Job Centre Plus to find out if your benefits will be affected.