Personal Stories

Stories & experiences of Workfare

  1. Expoliting the system, enough is enough
  2. I was told that most people who do this would be offered a job after. Neither I nor any of the other people I knew on the same scheme were later employed by Argos, yet a friend from outside the scheme was, despite my being commended for my role at the company.

Name and Shame Data

Information from Name and Shame reports


Feb, 2016


  1. Feb 2016 for 2 week(s)
    Work Experience
    Fodderwick, Basildon, Essex SS14 1DQ, UK
  2. Apr 2012 for 8 week(s)
    Work Experience
    Spring Gardens, Wellingborough, Northamptonshire NN8, UK