My Way Programme
Employment Activation Initiative for Long-Term Unemployed


FAQ How do I find out more about the My Way Programme? To find out more about the My Way Programme, please call us on 091 759887 or email When will the next My Way Programme start? We are currently seeking further funding with our partners Galway City Partnership and Employability Galway to run the My Way Programme again. … Continued

Entry Criteria

To participate in the My Way programme, you must be: Long Term Unemployed (12 months +) 18 + years old In receipt of Jobseekers Allowance/Disability Allowance Have experience of stress and anxiety related to unemployment and/or the workplace Willing to explore occupational opportunities in individual/one-to-one and group settings Willing to participate and learn self-help (or … Continued

Programme Benefits

The My Way Programme guides participants on how to: Identify educational and vocational opportunities Identify national requirements Identify alternative career paths Be aware of their stress and anxiety within and outside the workplace Address stress and anxiety and other psychological issues which act as barriers for re-entry to the job market Realise inter-connectedness of own … Continued

About My Way

About My Way Programme The My Way Programme provides free comprehensive career coaching, psychometric testing and evidence-based occupational mental health skills-training for the long-term unemployed. Helplink identified the need for the My Way Programme in Spring 2014. We became aware that current job supports in place for the unemployed fail to address the mental health risks related to unemployment. Awareness of this issue … Continued