Shaw Trust Scotland

Specialist support for people with disabilities to find and stay in work


To provide work opportunities and arrange training opportunities for people who are disadvantaged in the labour market due to disability, ill health or other social circumstances.

Services provided:

  • Supports thousands of disabled and disadvantaged people across the UK to achieve their personal development and employment aims through
    Government-funded employment services to support people moving from benefits to work, with guidance on finding jobs, training and benefits
  • Pre-employment activities in a supportive environment
  • Work-related, accredited training
  • Support for increased independence for disabled people
  • Creating jobs through social enterprise
  • Working in partnership with employers, local authorities and health trusts
  • Many services are tailored to the specific requirements of people with issues such as mental ill health, substance misuse problems or learning disabilities.

opening hours:

Monday – Friday, 9:00am-5:00pm


Duddingston Yards
Duddingston Park South
EH15 3NT

Phone: 0131 201 2450

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