Employ-Able

Looking for work but struggling to focus due to low mood or stress?  Living with depression, anxiety or another mental health condition that could impact on your working life?  Employ-Able, run with SAMH, could help.

Employ-Able offers one-to-one support to veterans, giving guidance on employment as well as providing the emotional support many people need to deal with other life factors.  Employ-Able can help you to:

•          Deal with any issues hindering your progress
•          Decide which career or job you want to pursue
•          Prepare a plan to help achieve your goals
•          Write your CV, start the job searches and make job applications
•          Find the job, volunteer option or work placement that is right for you
•          Feel confident about your future

To find out more about Employ-Able call 0131 550 1568 or email GetHelp@poppyscotland.org.uk

SAMH now offer a similar programme for families of veterans and serving personnel in Edinburgh and the Lothians.  For more information contact Jenna.Austin@samh.org.uk

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