Work Well Suffolk

Find out what support is available to help you step into employment, including coaching, training and mentoring.

We're still offering virtual coaching and training to participants during the COVID-19 lockdown. You can send any questions or enquiries to workwellsuffolk@suffolk.gov.uk.

What is Work Well Suffolk?

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Work Well Suffolk is a three-year project (2020-2022) being managed by Suffolk County Council.

Suffolk County Council has been successful in securing European Social Funding to partly fund the delivery of the Project.

Its aim is to help more than 2,000 people into employment by tackling barriers to work that they may face. 

This will be achieved by project partners working together to provide coaching training and mentoring. 

What help is available? 

The Work Well Suffolk team will: 

  • support you to engage with education, training and employment
  • improve employment opportunities
  • promote independence, choice and wellbeing
  • empower you to remove barriers to employment
  • encourage you to participate in work related activities

Who's eligible for the help on offer?

We can help you if you: 

  • are 18 or older
  • are unemployed / economically inactive, e.g. an unpaid carer, looking for work
  • have a long term health condition
  • have barriers to learning / employment
  • have poor mental health / autism / learning disabilities

How to find out more

You can learn more about how Work Well Suffolk might help you by speaking to one of our Navigators in:

  • Waveney & East Suffolk - call Alan Gadney on 07784 360829
  • Ipswich - call Wendy Frost on 07784 360831
  • West Suffolk - call Robyn Cardy on 07784 010650

You can also email workwellsuffolk@suffolk.gov.uk