Reading’s Adult Learning and Employment Service has a Local Offer for Special Educational Needs and Disabilities. A range of Supported Learning opportunities and help for people with additional learning needs is available, including specialist equipment, adaptations and Learner Support Workers.
Most colleges provide specialist courses and/or support to help people with disabilities.
If you have a disability, health or mental health condition, you may be able to apply for an Access to Work Grant to pay for practical support to help you start working, stay in work, move into self-employment or start a business.
Specialist disability employment advisers providing advice and support to help people with disabilities into work.
Visit Adelphi House (Friar Street, Reading RG1 1HD) or call 0800 169 0190.
Specialist advice and support for young people with special needs up to the age of 25 years.
Visit Elevate Reading Hub, (Reading Central Library, Abbey Square, Reading RG1 3BQ), or call 0845 408 5060 / 0118 402 7177.