|The EnAble Fund: The EnAble Fund for Elected Office is intended to cover the additional financial costs associated with a disability or health condition, that would otherwise prevent someone from seeking elected office. For more information, go to www.disabilityrightsuk.org/enablefund
Right to Participate: Find out how you can use the Equality Act, to protect you from discrimination in everyday situations.
- Take Action – read how you can assert your rights in everyday situations.
- Stories – read how disabled people have faced discrimination and what they’ve done about it.
- Share your story – your story, your way. Whether it’s text, audio, video or image share a story with us and help empower other disabled people to take action.
Tell us about your care: Recently visited your GP or been to hospital? We would like to hear about your experience! Phone 0330 995 0400 or go here
DRILL Is It Me? Project update: This blog is an update on the Northern Ireland Is It Me? Project on how attitudes in the adult social care system impact on the independent living choices of disabled people. The project is funded by the Disability Research on Independent Living and Learning (DRILL) and the Big Lottery Fund, and is led by Disability Action NI (DANI). Read more
APPG for Disability reflects over the past year of progress on the International Day of Persons with Disabilities: On Monday 3rd December, the International Day of Persons with Disabilities, the APPG for Disability held a drop-in event for Parliamentarians to celebrate the disability sector and the work that has been done over the past year. Read more