Oswestry Sarcoma Support

In Your Head

We need your input – this is a new section awaiting to be padded out with good stuff – maybe you can help.

Half the battle fought with Sarcoma is in your head, and boy oh boy will it get messed up if you let it.

Send the editor your stories and advice what to do to win, lets hear what helps.

Make contact with any of the team to get started.

Ed

Employment Worries

Sarcoma has the double whammy, that affects not only your health and wellbeing but potentially your domestic finances, for the lucky few remaining in employment through Sarcoma treatment it is a godsend, finding yourself out of a job just adds to the challenge of recovery, which we can all do without.

Listed in the link below are companies who have adopted employment policies to include the disabled as an important part of the workforce under the Disability Confident Scheme, so from the dark comes the light. Its a help, maybe a starting point to get some idea of which employers to approach when you feel well enough to go back to work.

Disability Confident Scheme

Pervious Employment Help

If you are fortunate and your pervious employer kept a position open to you but your recovery has some physical challenges either with access or comfort, a specialist chair for example, there is a fund your employer can access to cover the cost in helping you back into the work place.

Check it out on the Access to Work Program