ADO has been contacted by Masters student, Nojood Alghamdi who is working on a dissertation about dyslexics and computer programming and is looking for research participants. Continue reading “Dyslexic Programmers Research project”
The government department responsible for running the Disability Confident employment scheme has admitted failing to keep track of how many complaints of disability discrimination are made by its own staff.
The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) repeatedly brags about its much-criticised scheme, which aims to help employers recruit and retain disabled employees, and it claims itself to be a Disability Confident “Leader”, the highest of the scheme’s three levels. Continue reading “DWP fails to track discrimination complaints”
UK Disability History Month (UKDHM) is an annual event creating a platform to focus on the history of our struggle for equality and human rights. 2016 will be our seventh year and we have seen a steady increase in interest and activity since we began in 2010.
“It is our turn to document this history and to become agents of change within our communities”