Employment support

How to create an inclusive workforce

These are extracts from a speech by Remploy Chief Executive Gareth Parry at a BBC conference on “How to Create an Inclusive Workforce.” It is no wonder that disabled people often worry or have anxiety about whether or when to disclose their disability to a prospective or current employer. Many feel they can’t win either […] Read More

World Polio Day 24 October 2017

World Polio Day 2017

Today is World Polio Day. The day aims to raise awareness, funds and support to end polio – a vaccine preventable disease that still threatens children in parts of the world today.    What is Polio? Polio is a highly infectious disease that most commonly affects children under the age of five. It spreads person […] Read More

Top tips for tackling stress

Top tips – for tackling stress

Actively tackling the issue of stress in the workplace is the best way to safeguard your business and staff. When we’re happy, we’re healthy – which is good for everyone. Here are a few top tips to help you: Contact the Government’s flagship Workplace Mental Health Support Service on 0345 268 8489. Delivered by Remploy, […] Read More

Supporting you to put your ability first!

Did you know that Remploy can offer you a wide range of products and services to help you find or remain in employment? We can help you if you have a disability or health condition, if you’re leaving education, or the armed forces. Our services include supporting people with learning disabilities, autism and mental health. We […] Read More

Top tips on handling rejection

Like it or not, rejection is a fact of life, especially when it comes to your job search. No matter how skilled and experienced you are, rejection is often inevitable. But there is an upside. The trick is to learn how to handle rejection, maintain a positive attitude and use that rejection to your advantage […] Read More

Overcoming mental health struggles

Overcoming mental health struggles

As Mental Health Awareness Week draws to an end, we finish the week with a story from Kirsty, an Employment Advisor in Plymouth, on how after being diagnosed with depression, she is now thriving.   I was originally diagnosed with depression in 2007 after losing my job due to a car accident. I was struggling […] Read More

Removing the stigma of mental health in the workplace - Mental Health Awareness Week 8-14 May 2017

Removing the stigma of mental health in the workplace

Mental Health Awareness Week starts today, 8 May. Gareth Parry, Remploy Chief Executive, discusses how to remove the stigma of mental health in the workplace. The challenge of removing the stigma around mental health is one of the major issues facing the business community and wider society, in particular, today. The figures are staggering: One […] Read More

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Remploy leads on disability confidence

Did you know Remploy is one of only 13 companies in the UK to have been awarded ‘Leader’ status by the national Disability Confident scheme operated by the Department for Work and Pensions? The accolade, which is the highest award, recognises an employer dedicated to supporting people with disabilities or health conditions in the workplace, […] Read More