Find out more about the funding available for young people in employability programmes with an additional-support need. Funds can be used for equipment and personal support.
ASN Access Fund
If you are working with a young person on an Employability Fund programme Stage 2-4 who has an additional-support need, we can support this candidate via Skills Development Scotland’s ASN Access Fund. The ASN Access Fund provides software, equipment and training tailored to your candidate’s needs.
Our specialists meet with you and your candidate to provide a needs assessment which highlights areas of difficulty and outlines corresponding solutions. This is followed up with eqiupment provsion (where applicable) and full on-site training and support.
Examples of support include –
- A Livescribe smartpen to improve notetaking
- Texthelp Read&Write software to make reading and writing tasks easier
- Matchware MindView software to help with planning
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