Bristol – Help Finding Jobs, Free Advice, Activities and Useful Information

Find information for Bristol on free advice, help finding work, free computer usage, free activities, free legal advice, local events and more!

Free Employment Support – Help Finding Work

Getting back in to work
For some suggested contacts from Bristol.gov.uk, for support in getting back into work and jobs available: Go to website for more details, here: Getting back into work.

Help for Parents in Getting Back to Work or Training

If you are a parent or expecting a baby or have a child under 5, then Bristol.go.uk, can help you into work, or training. Get more information, here: Support for parents into work or training.

Ways into Work – Free Employment Support

If you live in the City of Bristol, One Front Door will support you in finding work and training. They can also give you information about support services in Bristol. It is a free service.
Telephone: 0117 922 3440
Go to their website here: Ways into work support.

Ways 2 Work

Ways 2 Work provide employment support, courses and career advice for residents of Bristol. For more information, go here: Ways 2 Work Employment and Skills.

Free Career Coaching and Advice

Future Bright, provides free career coaching and advice, including advice on training and development to meet your individual needs. Go to the website, here: Career advice and development.

Bristol: Jobs and Apprenticeships

Bristol Works, provides advice on work, jobs and Apprenticeships. For more information, go here: Bristol Works Site.

Creative Youth Network

If you are a youth and you would like help in getting a job or would like some careers advice, then go to Creative Youth Network, here: Get support in finding work.

Princes Trust

Princes Trust helps young people to get jobs and have accesses to training opportunities. Get more information, here: Support for young people.

Help for People with Learning Disabilities, SEND, to Find Work

For support in finding work for people with learning disabilities, SEND, go here: Support for people to find work.

Access to Work for People With Disabilities and Health Conditions

If you have a disability or a health condition, then you can get information on getting support in finding work from the government’s site, here: Help in finding work on government’s site.

Support for People With Disability to Find Work

PLUSS, supports people with disabilities to find work. Get more information, here: Support in finding work.

Support for Young SEND People to Find Work

If you would like support for young SEND people to find work, go here: Support for people to find work.

Apprenticeships In Bristol

Guide to Apprenticeships from Bristol.GOV.UK

For a guide on Apprenticeships and how to apply for Apprenticeships from Bristol.GOV.UK, go here: Guide to Apprenticeships.

Construction Apprenticeships

On Site Bristol, provides support into contraction Apprenticeships in Bristol. For more information, go here: Get into construction Apprenticeships.

Employment Skills and Learning – Apprenticeships

Bristol ESL, provides support and advice on getting into Apprenticeships. Go here for more information: Apprenticeships support and advice.

City of Bristol College – Apprenticeship Programmes

For information on the Apprenticeships programmes at City of Bristol College, go here: Apprenticeships programmes at college.

Find Apprenticeships in Bristol

Find Apprenticeships, have the latest Apprenticeships in Bristol. Go to website, here: Apprenticeships in Bristol.

More Apprenticeships in Bristol

Go to Get My First Job, here for Apprenticeship information on Apprenticeships in Bristol, here: Information on Apprenticeships.

National Apprenticeships

You can also search for Apprenticeships on the GOV.UK site, here: Find an Apprenticeship.

Free Courses To Learn New Skills or Change Jobs

The National Careers Service provides free courses for you to learn new skills or if you want to change your job. Get more information, here: The National Careers Service.

Advice On Work

ACAS, provides free advice on work and work related matters such as redundancies, dismissals and sick pay. For more information, go here: Advice from ACAS.

Food Bank

South and East Bristol Food Bank
(If you are struggling for food, go to the South and East Bristol Food Bank. They have a number of locations for you to access.
Contact: 07584 625082
Go to website, here: South and East Bristol Food Bank.

North Bristol Food Bank
Here are the contact detail for the North Bristol Food Bank:
Contact: 0117 9791399
Go to website, here: North Bristol Food Bank.

(If you are in financial difficulties and you live in England or Wales, call the national helpline free, on: 0808 208 2138)
If you need financial advice do to hardship, call Help Through Hardship, free on: 07905 820 537

Free Courses In Bristol

English For Employability

For free English courses for employability, go here: English for employability.

Free Adult English Courses in Bristol
For free adult English courses in Bristol, go to the City of Bristol College, here: Adult English Courses.

Free ESOL Course

For free ESOL Courses, go here: ESOL Courses in Bristol.

Free Computer, Maths and English Courses in Bristol

For various courses in Bristol, which are free if you are over 19 and on a means tested benefit or £3 per hour if you are not go to Bristol Community Learning Courses. Go to website, here: Community Learning Courses.

Free Computer Usage and WiFi

Book free usage of a computer or WiFi (if you have your own laptop, tablet or phone) at a number of libraries in Bristol. You can use the computer for emailing, internet, preparing presentations, editing pictures and more. You can also do free scanning. You can also get free space at the libraries to do work or study. Get more information, here: Get Connected at Libraries.

You can find your local library, here: Find your local library in Bristol.

Computer Lessons in Bristol

If you want to learn computers, get more information, here: IT and Computer Courses.

Free Advice In Bristol

Citizens Advice, provides free advice including money, debt, consumer, law and immigration advice. Go to their website, here: Citizens Advice Bristol.

Fee Money and Benefit Advice

Get free money and benefit advice from MoneyHelper, here: MoneyHelper Free Adivce.

Free Benefits Advice

You can get free advice on Benefits from Turn 2 Us, here: Turn 2 Us Free Benefits Advice.

Free Support for Refugee and Migrants

Bristol Refugee Rights
The Bristol Refugee Rights offers advice, ESOL classes and a drop sessions.
Contact number: 07526 352353 (open Tuesday and Wednesday, leave your name and phone number and they will call you back when they can.)
Go to the website, here: Bristol Support for Refugees.

Support For People Asylum Seekers and People Seeking Sanctuary in Bristol
For people seeking sanctuary in Bristol in need of support go, here: Get support in Bristol.

Advice on Homelessness and Housing from Bristol City Council

If you are homeless or in risk of being homeless, then go to the Bristol.Gov.UK, website, here: Support with homelessness.

Homeless Link
For Bristol City Housing Advice Service, go here: Bristol City Housing Advice.

Difficulties Paying Your Rent

If you are having difficulties paying your rent, get information from Bristol City Council, here: Advice on paying rent.

Domestic Abuse

If you need advice and support with domestic abuse, go to Bristol City Council’s website, here: Advice and Support.

For more support with domestic abuse go, here: Get support here.

Supporting For Residents With Mental Health

For support with mental health, go to the Bristol Council’s website, here: Support With Mental Health.

Mind – Bristol
Mind in Bristol supports people with mental health needs. Go to their website, here: Support from Bristol Mind.

Support For Residents With Learning Difficulties And Disabilities

For support for people with learning difficulties go to the Bristol City Council site, here: Support with learning difficulties.

Support For People With Learning Disabilities To Live More Independent lives from HFT Bristol and Bath

To get support for people with learning difficulties to live more independent lives, go here: Get more support here.

For free legal advice go to Citizens Advice in Bristol, here: Citizen Advice Bristol.

Activities In Bristol

Here are some activities available in Bristol.

Free day outs

For some free day outs go to Visit Bristol website, here: Places to go out in Bristol.

Activities and Events for Older People

Barnsley Age UK, provide activities and events for older people. Check out their website, here: Barnsley Age UK.

Upcoming Events In Bristol

Here are some events and upcoming events in Bristol.

Events on Barnsley Council Website

Check out upcoming events on the Barnsley Council website, here: Upcoming Events Barnsley.

Some upcoming events in Bristol

Check out some upcoming events on the Visit-Bristol website, here: Upcoming events in Bristol.

Additional Information

If you need help paying your energy bills, read our article, here: Help With Energy Bills.

If you are looking for a home insurance, read our article: Home Insurance – Compare Cheap Quotes.

Get the cheapest Unlimited Mobile Data Plan, here: Best Unlimited Data Plan – Cheap Unlimited SIM Only.

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