If you have recently been affected by redundancy you might find the following resources useful:
Redundancy guides and advice
Your local Business Link offers a range self employment and funding options
The Governments Direct gov website provides useful advice on job seeking, redundancy and leaving your job.
It also includes useful information on job fairs, your rights in redundancy law and possible benefits.
A free redundancy handbook is available for download on the Financial Services Authority website
Order by completing the online form or you can ring Money made clear Helpline on 0300 500 5000
The Redundancy Advice Network is based in Norwich – has a forum for both employers and employees providing a wealth of advice.
The Careers Advice website has a whole section on what to do if you are made redundant
Response to redundancy is a learning and skills council and ESF programme designed to support employers and employees in the process of redundancy.
Next Step is government programme offering careers and skills advice to fit your individual needs.
The Norfolk Guidance Service is one of the Next Step providers in Norfolk.
do-it.org is a useful website to go to for information about voluntary work
Voluntary Norfolk will also be able to help you find voluntary work