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Get Back on Track

Has your employment been affected by the Covid-19 crisis?

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Get Back on Track is a FREE service offering advice and support to anybody that lives in Islington or is registered with an Islington GP practice whose employment has been affected by the Covid-19 crisis.

We offer advice and support on issues like:

  • Work-related stress
  • Bullying, grievances, disputes at work
  • Job insecurity
  • Covid-19 employment issues e.g. furlough, redundancy, pay, working from home
  • Managing mental health at work
  • Disability discrimination
  • Whistleblowing
  • Disciplinary or performance process

Our service is completely confidential and we work with you to support you through this difficult period. All you need to do is fill in the form below and we will be in touch:

    How it works

    We offer you support and information on a range of employment law topics, HR processes, health & wellbeing and much more. We can also connect you with other services that you might find useful like housing, benefits, and debt. We will provide you with one-to-one support and help you during this time of crisis within our community. Our support could also include help with writing letters to your employer or we can speak to your employer on your behalf should you require it.

    Are you eligible for Get Back on Track?

    To be eligible for this programme:

    • Your employment will have been affected by the Covid-19 pandemic or you are currently ‘signed off’ work on a Fit Note
    • You will be registered with an Islington GP or live in the London Borough of Islington.

    To learn more fill in our referral form or contact:
    By email:
    By phone: 0800 389 0177

    Useful links


    Islington Council - employment advice agencies (opens in new tab or window)

    Mind- How to be mentally healthy at work (opens in new tab or window)

    For more information on other Shaw Trust programmes.

    OneYou (opens in new tab or window)

    TimetoChange (opens in new tab or window)

    Moodzone (opens in new tab or window)

    If you are in need of urgent support:

    Samaritans (24 hour): 116123

    Saneline (6am-11pm): 0300 304 7000

    For more info e-mail