Coronavirus: How to get Help

Sign up here for coronavirus support as an extremely vulnerable person from the UK Government.

Request support from Liverpool City Council.

The Brain Charity can also help anyone with a neurological condition, their family and carers with shopping, collecting prescriptions, etc.

If you need help, please get in touch: Email The Brain Charity or call us free on 0800 008 6417 (Monday-Friday: 9am-4.30pm)

24th March: Coronavirus: Following Government guidelines, the building is now closed until further notice.

Coronavirus: We will continue to take referrals to the Directions project but individuals will be supported via telephone and e-mail.

Our employment advisors are available to help and support you with certain employment related issues. We also have a page of employment FAQ's, and a page of links to other sites for more information and support.

The type of support you can expect from us is:

Guidance on alternative careers and re-training

  • Help with CV writing and interview preparation.
  • We can spend time exploring new career opportunities, work trials and apprenticeships that suit your needs.
  • Advice on starting your own business.
  • We offer a tailored programme of short courses on subjects such as confidence building and basic literacy skills at our national centre in central Liverpool.
  • Supported volunteering opportunities to help you take your first steps back into paid employment, or to help you gain experience.
  • Counselling to help you work through any psychological barriers you might have stopping you from going back to work.
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  • You can also read our employment FAQ and our list of employment links.
  • We can also refer you to specialist legal advice should you require it.

Cluster Headache and employment

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