Your Situation

Health issues are affecting my career

If you’re suffering from health issues that are stopping you from working or affecting your career, we may be able to help.


When you’re unable to work due to ill health or incapacitated through no fault of your own, it can be stressful dealing with the consequences.

Whether you’re temporarily injured or suffering long-term health problems your household income and your career are impacted by challenges such as:

  • Mobility issues at home or the workplace
  • Extended time off work
  • Trouble finding work
  • Difficulty travelling

We’ve supported hundreds of individuals in the Film & TV industry who are dealing with the challenge of health issues as the financial burden this places on themselves and their families. With funding available from various sources, you may be able to get financial assistance to help you through this difficult period.

Understandably, health issues may also be affecting your life in other ways. Not being able to work may put you under pressure, financially. You may find other issues which arise as a result of your health issues or injury:

  • Debt problems
  • Mobility issues
  • Mental health issues

To help you with the challenges of not being able to work because of ill health or having health issues affect your career, we may be able to identify appropriate sources of support based on your situation. There are many ways to get help

In each of these cases, we can support you, too. Contact us today. We’ll listen to your situation and guide you to the right support for you.

Mental health

It’s perfectly normal to find poor physical health or being out of work for a prolonged period can affect your mental health.

We understand how the pressure of staying on top of things and make it work can affect your confidence and mental well-being. Every day we speak with dozens of people who are experiencing mental health issues for the first time as well as many with recurring mental health issues.

  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Bereavement
  • Stress

Whether you’re in work or out of work, you may not feel you can speak with your work colleagues or family. That’s why we’re here. Let us know you need someone to talk with and we’ll speak with you in confidence, even anonymously if you so wish.

There’s no reason to struggle along on your own anymore. We’re here to listen.