Services directory

Whilst at Work Well we strive to help as many people as possible, unfortunately we cannot offer our services to everyone that may benefit from them. Or perhaps Work Well isn’t the best place for your specific needs. But that’s okay! Here’s a list of alternative services that will hopefully be able to help you with exactly what you need.

If you still can’t find the right service for you, just give us a call on 020 3228 2041 or complete the form on the Contact Us page and we’ll point you in the right direction.

Please note, Work Well clients cannot register with our service if they are already enrolled on to another employment service.


999 Club

EMPLOYMENT | HOMELESSNESS | LEWISHAM
Everyone who comes into the 999 Club has the opportunity to get help with looking for a job. We do this because a job can help you stay off the streets. We call this Employability Support.
Website
020 8694 5797

170 Community Project

ADVICE | LEWISHAM
The 170 Community Project is a welfare advice centre for the people of New Cross and the surrounding area. We strive to offer quality advice that is free to all.
Website
0800 231 5453

ACAS

ADVICE | NATIONWIDE
We provide information, advice, training, conciliation and other services for employers and employees to help prevent or resolve workplace problems.
Website
0300 123 1100

Advising Communities

ADVICE | FINANCIAL | MENTAL HEALTH | NATIONWIDE
We want to help you solve the problems that you or your family are facing and ensure that you have an opportunity to take charge of areas in your life that you may be struggling with.
Website
0300 0301 121

Aim4Work

EMPLOYMENT | MENTAL HEALTH | LONDON
Aim4Work is a specialist employability programme delivered by Shaw Trust for people with common mental health conditions living in South, North and East London.
Website
0800 389 0177

Aurora Options

EMPLOYMENT | LEARNING DISABILITIES | LEWISHAM, SOUTHWARK, BEXLEY, GREENWICH, WANDSWORTH
We believe that people with learning disabilities and people with autistic spectrum disorders should have the same rights and opportunities as everyone else.
Website
0208 469 8103

Balance

EMPLOYMENT | MENTAL HEALTH | DISABILITY | KINGSTON & MERTON
If you need support to get into work or maintain your current job due to a disability or a health condition, Balance may be able to help you.
Website
020 3468 3070

Blackfriars Settlement

COMMUNITY | MENTAL HEALTH | LONDON
Blackfriars Settlement is a registered charity based in London SE1 for nearly 130 years that aims to create and provide community services and support. Whether you want to learn new skills or to have fun and make friends, we have something to suit you.
Website
020 7928 9521

Croydon Works

EMPLOYMENT | CROYDON
Croydon Works is a Job Brokerage Service delivered by a partnership between Croydon Council, Croydon College and Job Centre Plus, to provide employability support and a free use recruitment service for the residents and businesses of Croydon.
Website
02086047471

Disability Law Service

ADVICE | LEGAL | DISABILITY | NATIONWIDE
Our mission is to provide free legal advice to people with disabilities and their carers to ensure that they have access to their rights and justice.
Website
0207 791 9800

First Step Trust Lambeth

EMPLOYMENT | MENTAL HEALTH | LAMBETH
FST Lambeth offers a range of work placements for Lambeth residents with mental health issues or other disadvantages, including drug and alcohol recovery problems and a history of offending that want to build up their confidence and experience to get back into work.
http://firststeptrust.org.uk/lambeth/
020 8761 0776

Green Man Skills Zone

EMPLOYMENT | LAMBETH
Our connections with Jobcentre Plus means we get to know who is recruiting before it’s advertised. Soon you will be able to register for our vacancy text service or join our Job Club.
Website

Lambeth Law Centre

ADVICE | LEGAL | LAMBETH
Lambeth Law Centre enables local people in Lambeth and the surrounding areas to understand their legal rights and enforce them. Through our work we aim to achieve social change for a fairer and more equal society.
Website

Learning & Enterprise College Bexley – Employment Support

EMPLOYMENT | BEXLEY
This programme is designed to provide a package of support if you are unemployed / under-employed, by offering access to local employment opportunities, support to gain employability skills and help to overcome barriers to work.
Website

020 3045 5176

Lewisham Southwark College

APPRENTICESHIPS | LEWISHAM & SOUTHWARK
Apprenticeships are a great way to combine practical training in a job with studying, and offer a range of valuable benefits to both apprentices and employers.
Website
020 3757 3000

London Borough of Barking & Dagenham

EMPLOYMENT | BARKING & DAGENHAM

Job Shops help people who live in Barking and Dagenham to find work. As well as sourcing jobs to match your skill set and interests, the team can help you with CV writing, filling out applications and preparing for interviews.
Website

020 8724 8870

Mencap

EMPLOYMENT | LEARNING DISABILITY | NATIONWIDE
No one understands better than us that work is about more than just having a job. Being able to work can give you confidence, independence and the means to realise bigger dreams.
Website
0808 808 1111

Mind in Croydon – Employment Support

EMPLOYMENT | MENTAL HEALTH | CROYDON
Mind Employment Support is a service designed to assist people with mental health problems to find work and live independently in the community.
Website
0208 253 8202

National Career Service

EMPLOYMENT | NATIONWIDE
Get advice on the different stages of a job hunt, including how to improve your interview technique and write an effective CV. You can get help to search for your first job, get back into work or change career direction.
Website
0800 100 900

Newham London – Workplace

EMPLOYMENT | DISABILITY | NEWHAM
People with health and social care needs should have the same chance to get and keep their jobs as non-disabled people.
Website
02033731101

Pecan – Empower

EMPLOYMENT | EX-OFFENDER | SOUTHWARK
Empower is a free employment support service for residents of Southwark. Its aim is to provide bespoke guidance for individuals seeking to gain further training, a work placement or a job, but are restricted by a criminal record, or previous contact with the criminal justice system.
Website
020 7732 0007

Peabody

EMPLOYMENT | HACKNEY, ISLINGTON, WESTMINSTER, THAMESMEAD, WALHAM FOREST, SOUTHWARK
If you’re looking for employment and training in London, come along and meet one of our qualified professionals. They can offer you free one-to-one advice and guidance in your search for a job or your preparations for working life.
Website

PeoplePlus

EMPLOYMENT | NATIONWIDE
PeoplePlus is a leading public service provider, supporting tens of thousands of people each year. Our vision is to do everything we can, through our services and our care, to support people into independence, into work and onwards into career progression.
Website
0800 6816628

Prospects

EMPLOYMENT | NATIONWIDE
Prospects transforms lives and communities through our innovation and expertise in employment, skills, care and education.
Website
020 8315 1500

Reed in Partnership

EMPLOYMENT | LEWISHAM
Employment support provision, vocational learning and training, job brokerage and recruitment services.
Website
0208 694 2552

Remploy

EMPLOYMENT | DISABILITY | NATIONWIDE
Remploy is a leading provider of specialist employment and skills support for disabled people and those with health conditions.
Website
0300 456 8110

Refugee Council – Employment Advice & Support Service

EMPLOYMENT | REFUGEE | NATIONWIDE
We understand the barriers refugees face in trying to access work in the UK.
Website
020 7346 1047

Seetec

EMPLOYMENT | NATIONAL
As we work in partnership with Jobcentre Plus, DWP and the Skills Funding Agency, our employment and training programmes are Government funded which means they are free to you.
Website
020 8318 5494

Share

EMPLOYMENT | MENTAL HEALTH | WANDSWORTH
We focus on the jobs you want and tailor job search sessions to meet your needs. You will receive support throughout the recruitment process to ensure you find the right job for you.
Website
0207 801 9823

ShawTrust

EMPLOYMENT | MENTAL HEALTH | NATIONAL
A national charity providing employment opportunities, skills development training and health and well-being services.
Website
0300 30 33 111

South Bank Employers Group – Waterloo Job Shop

EMPLOYMENT | SOUTHWARK
The Waterloo Job Shop, run by South Bank Employers’ Group, supports the community by raising residents’ employment aspirations and helping more of them to get jobs or to start their own businesses.
Website
020 7202 6930

Southwark Works

EMPLOYMENT | SOUTHWARK
Southwark Works is an employment support service for unemployed Southwark residents.
Website
020 7740 8200

South London & Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust

MENTAL HEALTH | SOUTHWARK, LEWISHAM, CROYDON, LAMBETH
We are part of the National Health Service (NHS). We provide the widest range of services in the United Kingdom (UK) for people with mental health problems or an addiction to drugs or alcohol. We provide care and treatment for children, adults and older people living in South London, specialist Child and Adolescent Mental Health services in Kent and specialist services for people from across the country.

You can search for assistance for specific mental health problems using the Service Finder found here:

Website
020 3228 6000

South West London Law Centres

ADVICE | LEGAL | MERTON, CROYDON, KINGSTON-UPON-THAMES, RICHMOND-UPON-THAMES, SUTTON
South West London Law Centres provides specialist legal advice and representation to people who could not otherwise afford access to justice. Our solicitors focus on social welfare law issues such as community care, discrimination, employment, housing, immigration & asylum, debt and welfare benefits to people living across South West London.
Website
020 8767 2777

Spear

EMPLOYMENT | 16 – 24 YEAR OLDS | LONDON
We believe that everyone can overcome whatever barriers they face to succeed. People with low confidence, mental health problems, a criminal record or no qualifications have overcome these barriers to get into meaningful work and build a career.
Website
020 3327 2070

St Mungo’s

EMPLOYMENT | HOMELESSNESS | NATIONWIDE
The majority of our clients want to work, either now or in the future. To help them towards this goal, we offer a wide range of skills and employment programmes.
Website
020 3856 6000

Status Employment

EMPLOYMENT | MENTAL HEALTH | DISABILITY | CROYDON & LAMBETH
Status Employment is a registered charity which aims to assist disabled people in finding and retaining paid employment.
Website
Croydon – 020 8655 3344
Lambeth – 020 3228 6826

Thames Reach

EMPLOYMENT | HOMELESSNESS | LONDON
The Employment Academy helps people in the local community to find work and access training
Website
020 7702 4260

The ProWork Project

EMPLOYMENT | LAMBETH, LEWISHAM, WESMINSTER
Going to college and want help with the next steps in education or employment? Get free advice and support to think about the right jobs for you, a chance to do a work placement, travel training, and support to find a job.
Website
020 7485 8177

The Royal Borough of Kensington & Chelsea – The Families and Communities Employment Service

EMPLOYMENT | KENSINGTON & CHELSEA
The Families and Communities Employment Service (FACES) offers professional and friendly one-to-one support to help you into work, training or education.
Website
020 7641 3336

TURN2US

ADVCE | FINANCIAL | NATIONWIDE
Turn2us is a national charity providing practical help to people who are struggling financially.
Website

Twining Enterprise

EMPLOYMENT | MENTAL HEALTH | BARNET, BRENT, EALING, GREENWICH, HAMMERSMITH & FULHAM, HARINGEY, HARROW, HILLINGDON, HOUNSLOW, ISLINGTON, RICHMOND, LEWISHAM
At Twining Enterprise we wholeheartedly believe that work is good for mental wellbeing. The right job can have a really positive impact on our mental and physical health.
Website
020 8840 8833

WorkPath

EMPLOYMENT | TOWER HAMLETS
WorkPath is a unique employment service for all Tower Hamlets residents, providing support for people at all levels of work, skill or experience. If you live in Tower Hamlets, we can provide employment support tailored to your needs, whether you need basic skills or advanced training; access to work experience, apprenticeships or graduate schemes; CV help, interview preparation and more.
Website
020 7364 0626