I Unemployed

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    I am officially unemployed and signed up to job-seekers allowence,I've applied for houseing benefit and council tax.I am nearly 50 and have been employed and self employed all my adult life.I hope to re-train if I am on this JSA for a while but in between have to look for a job...
    thecarer thecarer
    51-55, M
    3 Responses Jan 6, 2011

    Scheduled Protest For Unemployed

    National Protest this December 20, 21, 22, 23 on unemployment. Location: All major malls. Take up as many parking spaces as possible with your vehicles for several hours. Major Mall list: 1 King of Prussia, Pennsylvania 2 Mall of America 3 Aventura Mall 4 South Coast Plaza 5...
    mcarolan226 mcarolan226
    31-35, F
    Nov 30, 2012

    I Am Unemployed, A Single Mother, Alone And Depressed

    Hi All, I've been trying to find a new job as an interior designer and I've been unemployed since January 2012. I am a single mother on a 6 year old boy and feel like I'm failing him as a good mother. I have no friends and I feel very alone and I don't know what to do. I feel...
    Lefeme Lefeme
    41-45, F
    9 Responses Oct 14, 2012

    Unemployed and Frustrated..but Still In the Running!

    So it has been  a year now, that I have been unemployed.  It seems to get harder by the day.  I have had to fight  to prevent myself from being completely isolated.  When you are unemployed for a while, even though it was a company cut back, I can't...
    rednotblue rednotblue
    41-45
    Jan 28, 2009
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