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Access to Work Support Fund

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Access to Work Support Fund


 

Overview

Invest in Renfrewshire’s Access to Work Fund is a flexible source of funding to support unemployed residents overcome the financial barriers of transport and child/dependent care that can restrict take up of employment opportunities until first pay date.

Who is eligible?

Any unemployed resident of Renfrewshire (16-64 years) seeking to return to work who:

  • is in direct receipt of out of work benefits for at least 4 weeks
  • has a confirmed job offer but requires financial support to take up and sustain employment due to transport or childcare needs.

Application Process

  • Pick up an application from your DWP Work Coach or download here.
  • Complete all parts of application. Make sure you have all your documents required as this will delay your application process.
  • Visit Invest in Renfrewshire with your application (2 Lawn Street, Paisley, PA1 1HA).
  • Complete brief interview with Invest in Renfrewshire Adviser.
  • Receive notice of Award.

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