2774 results for Taxonomy=Unemployment and inactivity

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Closing the employment gap for young people: a toolkit for those supporting 16–25-year olds experiencing common mental health problems to gain and stay in work [2019] External document

Presents a toolkit to improve understanding about the link between common mental health problems and employment for 16-25-year olds, and to support effective practice by those working with young peopl...

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Idea exchange: employment special, IN Local Government Chronicle, No 7742 May 2019, pp50-55 [2019]

Presents three articles on initiatives in England helping to reduce unemployment. Discusses the Working Well Early Help programme set up in Manchester in 2014 to support residents with health conditio...

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Growing pains: the impact of leaving education during a recession on earnings and employment [2019] External document

Looks at the fortunes of those who left education between 2008 and 2011, entering the labour market in the aftermath of the 2008-09 recession. Estimates how severe an impact the downturn had, how long...

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Evaluation of In Work Support: final report (Welsh Government social research no 19/2019) [2019] Full document External document

Assesses and compares the implementation and operation of In-Work support for absentee and presentee participants for professionals, employers, GPs and other local stakeholders in two different areas...

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Evaluation of the Fair Chance Fund: final report [2019] Full document External document

Reports on an innovative three-year programme designed to improve accommodation, education, and employment outcomes for homeless young people aged 18 to 24. Notes that intensive holistic support; a ho...

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Transforming employment support individuals with health conditions?: 3Cs to the aid of the Work, Health and Disability Green Paper, IN Journal of Poverty and Social Justice, Vol 27 No 1 Feb 2019, pp115-130 [2019]

Explores the UK Green Paper entitled ‘Growing Lives’, devised by the Work and Health unit, asking how their aims can be achieved. Explains that the Green Paper analyses the current provision of employ...

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Plans that work: employment outcomes for people with learning disabilities [2019] Full document External document

Examines the barriers to employment for young people with learning disabilities and ways to improve the support services provided. Looks at employment outcomes for people with learning disabilities i...

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Supporting disabled people to work [2019] Full document External document

Examines the Department for Work and Pensions’ strategy and working across government for supporting disabled people to work; approaches to developing the evidence base for such programmes; and effort...

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How can Universal Credit help parents move out of poverty? [2019] External document

Presents the results of research into how Universal Credit (UC) could be changed to reduce poverty among working parents. Draws on interviews with working parents on UC and Jobcentre Plus Work Coache...

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Measuring the economic impact of supporting young people into employment [2019] External document

Examines the impact of the Working Rite (WR) programme: a charity that places disadvantaged and unemployed young people in a small business in Scotland. Describes how the WR trainees then spend up to ...


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