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Access to Work - Get support in work if you have a disability or health condition

If you’re disabled or have a physical or mental health condition that makes it hard for you to do your job, you can:

  • talk to your employer about changes they must make in your workplace.

  • apply for access to work if you need extra help.

Who to contact

Contact Name
GOV.UK website
0800 121 7479 - Helpline
Access to Work

You can apply to Access for Work online or by calling the Access to Work helpline. Make sure you have all the necessary details with you when you call.

Access to Work helpline
Telephone: 0800 121 7479
Textphone: 0800 121 7579
BT text relay (if you cannot hear or speak on the phone): 18001 then 0800 121 7479
Monday to Friday, 8am to 7.30pm
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British Sign Language (BSL) video relay service

To use this you must:

Monday to Friday, 8am to 7.30pm

Last updated: 11 Dec 2020
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