Making a Referral

To be eligible to receive our services you must be aged between 16 and 65 and meet the following criteria:

  • Have a disability or health condition and be seeking work within the City of Edinburgh
    travel-to-work area.
  • Motivated to gain open paid employment.
  • Live in Edinburgh, Midlothian or East Lothian and can access IntoWork services in Edinburgh or Haddington.
  • Be able to self travel or have your own travel arrangements.
  • Give your consent to the referral.

Referral Process for Edinburgh and Midlothian

Anyone with a disability can be referred to us (including self-referrals) at any time by using our referral form (you can download this below). Alternatively, you can call us to discuss a referral. For school or college leavers please refer 3-6 months before the leaving date so we can liaise with the referrer to provide a smooth transition into our service.

Referral Process for East Lothian

If you live in East Lothian please refer via:
East Lothian Works
9-11 Lodge Street, Haddington, East Lothian EH41 3DX
Tel: 01620 827262


Referral Process for West Lothian

If you live in West Lothian please refer via:
Employment Adviser (West Lothian)
IntoWork, Almond House, Quarrywood Court, Livingston, EH54 6AX
Tel: 01506 432910

Referral Form

You can download a referral form below in the following formats:

  • PDF Format (This file can only be completed by hand)
  • MS Word Format (This file can be completed electronically or by hand)
  • Plain Text (This file can be completed electronically or by hand)

For more information or a visit from our team please contact us:

IntoWork Employment Team
Norton Park
57 Albion Road
Edinburgh EH7 5QY
Tel: 0131 475 2600

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