Saluting our veterans this Armed Forces Day

As we celebrate Armed Forces Day on 25 June, we look at the success of the veterans we have supported into work.   We talked to one veteran, Samantha Fullylove, a former soldier, who was medically discharged after two harrowing tours of duty in Iraq left her with severe post-traumatic stress disorder. The 30 year […] Read More

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‘ Blue Monday ’ – the most depressing day of the year?

Today, being the third Monday in January, is widely cited – without any scientific foundation, it has to be said – as the most depressing day of the year. ‘Blue Monday’, as it is known, earns its gloomy title due to a combination of post-Christmas blues, cold dark nights and the arrival of unpaid credit […] Read More

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Is mental ill health affecting your workforce?

Mental ill health now affects one in four* people in the UK. Costing employers £26 billion* annually, 15.2 million days* of sickness absence across the UK in 2013 were caused by stress, anxiety or depression. By actively tackling mental ill health in your business, not only will you have healthier and happier staff, but ultimately, […] Read More

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World Mental Health Day

Did you know that 1 in 4 people will experience some form of mental health condition within the course of a year*? With a figure as high as this, it is extremely important to recognise the significance of World Mental Health Day which takes place tomorrow (October 10th), to raise awareness of mental health conditions […] Read More

Make life easier with Get Online Week

Make life easier with Get Online Week

The internet can make life easier in lots of ways ­both big and small ­and it can be much simpler than you think!  Get Online Week is here to help you get started. Organised by Tinder Foundation, it runs from 12  – 18 October and can help you see how the internet can make almost […] Read More

Make life easier with Get Online Week

Remploy partner with Tinder Foundation (not that Tinder!)

We’ve all been pretty excited here at Remploy HQ about the new partnership we keep hearing about: Tinder Foundation. It’s set a few pulses racing and raised some eyebrows but it really is a match made in heaven. It’s definitely a relationship we would swipe right on! Actually, we aren’t working with Tinder the dating […] Read More

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The journey to 10,000 registered website users

Within a couple of years, our digital service has gone from just an idea to now supporting 10,000 disabled people looking for work or needing help to keep their job. Our head of digital, Maxine Moss-Black explains how we’ve developed the only service of its kind and what the learnings have been as we hit […] Read More

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Specialist Employability Support for disabled people launches today

The Specialist Employability Support programme, being delivered by Remploy in partnership with the Department for Work and Pensions, goes live today. The programme provides work-related support for disabled people furthest away from the job market. Supporting over 700 disabled people through an individually tailored combination of guidance, work placements and work experience, each person will have […] Read More

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Interview success – how to succeed at interviews

Interviews are all about showing how your skills and experience meet the needs of the job, and how you would fit in with the company’s values. It’s also a chance for you to question the interviewers to see how the job and company might suit you. As you’ve been invited for interview the employer is […] Read More

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Abacus Recruitment counts on Remploy to fill vacancies for online retail giant

Helen Buckingham is branch manager at Swansea-based Abacus Recruitment – supplying industrial, commercial and technical labour to South West England and South Wales on both a permanent and temporary basis.She tells us how they are benefitting from their partnership with Remploy. What drove you to start working with Remploy? We’ve been partnering with Remploy for […] Read More