There are a number of grants and supports available to support you in the workplace. The following is a list of the most frequently:
- Workplace Equipment / Adaptation Grant (WEAG)
Provides funding for a person with a disability who is starting or already in employment to make their workplace more accessible or equipment easier to use.
- Job Interview – Interpreter Grant (JIIG)
Grant for an interpreter to accompany a person with a speech or hearing impairment to a job interview.
- Personal Reader Grant (PRG)
Provides funding to employ a personal reader to assist someone who is blind or visually impaired in their work.
- Employee Retention Grant Scheme (ERGS)
Aims to help employers retain employees who become disabled through sickness or injury
The following link will bring you to the application forms for the grants listed above. Our Job Coaches would be happy to discuss any queries you may have in relation to submitting an application for one of these grants.
To access the application forms listed above, click HERE