Redundancy support for businesses

A major role of Yorkshire Forward is to support businesses within Yorkshire & the Humber.  In the light of the current challenging economic climate, we have moved quickly to re-focus the support available for our businesses.  Yorkshire Forward, in partnership with other agencies and support groups are helping companies to respond to the economic crisis.

In response to the economic challenges of the new decade, universities and colleges across Yorkshire and Humber are delivering a range of support aimed at providing immediate help to individuals and businesses based in the region. You can download this document here.

Pre-redundancy support

Pre-redundancy support

Help that is available before making redundancies and the procedures you should follow.  

Post-redundancy support

Post-redundancy support

Support and time-off that you should give your employees once they are facing redundancy.  

Training opportunities

Training opportunities

During restructuring it is vital that your staff are trained to cope with new challenges ahead.  Find out about training in your area.

Job matching

Job matching

Advertise your vacancies here and find out how your business could benefit from staff being made redundant in your area.  

Supporting agencies

Supporting agencies

Yorkshire Forward are working in collaboration with various support agencies and have listed the advice with contact details below to help businesses

Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

Here you'll find the answers to some of the most commonly asked questions when businesses are considering redundancies.

Support for former employees of JARVIS

Support for former employees of JARVIS

Following the recent events at Jarvis, which affected the entire workforce, key agencies are working together to optimize the support available for former employees.

Business Village

Use our business village to find out the wide range of FREE business advice and help available.

Jarvis redundancies

Find out about the support available to former employees of Jarvis plc

Redundancy support for individuals

Find out about the support available for individuals faced with redundancy decisions.