Personal Stories

Stories & experiences of Workfare

  1. This company is a small company recycling computers and reselling them. They currently [August 2013] have 14 MWA workers, 10 of which started on the same day. Without these MWA workers the company would need to employ staff to do the work. The director of the company recently appeared in a local paper as a person who is concerned for and helping unemployed youths to get back into work. No mention of his company using MWA workers in the press story.

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Aug, 2013


  1. Jan 2016 for4 week(s)
    Mandatory Work Activity
    51 Wootton Way, Maidenhead SL6 4QZ, United Kingdom
  2. Aug 2013 for4 week(s)
    Mandatory Work Activity
    Portsmouth, Portsmouth PO3 5JF, UK