‘Community Champions’ is supporting those groups at greater risk of COVID-19, to ensure key public health advice is understood and safer behaviours are followed.
Government support has been provided for disabled children and their families during the pandemic. Funding has also been provided to support disabled children in education.
Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month seeks to raise awareness about developmental disabilities, increasing inclusion for disabled people in community life. The campaign raises awareness by educating and highlighting the barriers that some disabled people encounter in connecting with their communities.
Changing Places toilets are larger accessible toilets for severely disabled people, and their increased rollout around the UK will ensure everyone in society has the opportunity to enjoy our public spaces.
COVID-19 Vaccinations – what do I need to know?
We have opened recruitment for 14 industry leaders who are passionate about disability access and inclusion to drive change for disabled people in their sectors.
We are launching our survey for the National Strategy for Disabled People – this is what it involves.
What is a non-visible disability and what are the ways in which they can affect daily life?
How has the Disability Unit responded to COVID-19 and how has the pandemic affected the National Strategy for Disabled People?
What is the National Strategy for Disabled People and how will the Government deliver it?
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- What is the Community Champions scheme and how is it supporting local communities? May 25, 2021
- ME Awareness Day: living with ME May 12, 2021
- Government support for families with disabled children March 30, 2021