Advice for those Unemployed


COVID-19 Benefits Advice

Depending on your situation, you might be able to get additional financial support from the Department for Communities during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. To find more information about Universal Credits, Personal Independence Payment (PIP), Job Seekers Allowance, and Employment & Support Allowance, click here.

If you are unsure about what you are entitled to or what is the best option for you, contact Community Advice Newry, Mourne and Down on 0300 30 30 306 between 9AM - 2PM. For updates, check their Facebook page by clicking here.

Job Opportunities

If you are currently out of work, now may be a great opportunity to get employment and support your community by becoming a Key Worker. 
There is a number of Jobs within the Health and Social Care Trust, alongside opportunities within local supermarkets. To source jobs check out the following sites:

If you require assistance with your CV or support finding employment, and you are currently unemployed, please contact us on 028 3089 8119. One of our Family Foundations or Positive Directions team members could help you.