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This section gives details on Scotland's Devolved Employment Support Services.

Fair Start Scotland

Work First Scotland

Work Able Scotland

Working women contribute significantly to the Scottish economy but they can face particular challenges. For more information and the work of the Strategic Group on Women and Work (SGWW).

Services and support within each Local Authority, Jobcentre Plus or Health Board area.

The 2011 census figures show that 523,000 (or 15% of) working age people in Scotland have a long-term activity-limiting health problem or disability.

Carers make a substantial but often unseen contribution to Scottish society and the economy.

It is estimated that only 25% of Scotlands 26,000 adults with learning disabilities are in employment or training.

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