Do I have to have an assessment to use the COASTAL Project?

Yes but it is a very easy assessment. To receive the services of the COASTAL Project a person…

a. Must be experiencing difficulties in accessing employment or training as a result of:
• Learning Disability
• Mental Health Problem
• Physical or Sensory Disability
• or other forms of serious social disadvantage

b. Be in between 16 and 64 years of age

c. Be in receipt of Incapacity Benefit or Employment Support Allowance or, in some instances Job Seekers Allowance

d. Must live within the geographical areas of the 6 Local Authorities engaged in the Project

e. MUST NOT be in Full-time Education or Training.

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