Learning Disability

We help people with a learning disability find a paid job.

We can help you with: 

  • Thinking about what job you would like to do
  • Finding job adverts
  • Writing application forms, covering letters and CVs
  • Finding out what training you need
  • Practising job interviews
  • How to travel to your job
  • Making sure everything is going well by talking to you and your employer

Will my benefit money change if I get a job?

We can tell you about the Permitted Work Rules. These rules say when you can do a paid job and still get your benefit money.

Can I get extra help to do my job?

We can tell you about access to work grants. his grant money can pay for extra help you need to do a job. Examples of this extra help are travelling to your job or buying special equipment.

You can get our help

  • If you have a Learning Disability
  • Are more than 16 years old
  • Live in Bolton

Ask your Social Worker to contact Best Choices.

We will arrange to meet you and your Social Worker to talk about the help you want.

As a patient

As a service user, relative or carer using our services, sometimes you may need to turn to someone for help, advice, and support. 

Find resources for carers and service users  Contact the Trust