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Disability Sector Champion for Arts and Culture 2018 to 2021

The Disability and Access Ambassador programme (previously known as Sector Champions) offered me a powerful platform to inspire progress and deliver positive change for disabled people in the cultural sector. The scheme also offered the Government valuable insight and a …

Disability and Access Ambassador blog - on the role of being a public servant in the financial sector

As the inaugural Disability and Access Ambassador for the Insurance sector, I was able to make significant changes across the industry for disabled people. I welcomed both the opportunity and platform that the public appointment gave me to raise awareness, …

Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month

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'Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month' is written in white text on a multicoloured background. This is the official artwork by Eileen Schofield.

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.