We support Deaf and Disabled people’s organisations in London and campaign for equality for Deaf and Disabled people
Power Up training and events
Free training for DDPOs and the disability sector. Book your place now.
Autumn Funding Update
Trust for London have released their new funding programme with lots of opportunities for DDPOs
Letter to the Prime Minister – reconsider of the appointment of Professor Simon Wessely
Today over 65 Deaf and Disabled People’s Organisations, campaigns and mental health professionals sent the following letter to the Prime Minister. Dear Prime Minister, We are writing to urge a reconsideration of the decision to appoint Professor Simon Wessely to lead the independent review of the Mental Health Act as announced at the Conservative Party […]
#WeStandTogether – Make Hate Crime Equal in Law
National Hate Crime Awareness week is 14-21 October 2017. We stand with charities from across the equality spectrum, and all victims of hate crime, to ask for equal treatment before the law.
National Disabled People’s Summit – 4th November
Join Deaf and Disabled people from the trade union movement, DDPOs and grassroots campaigns to explore how we can more effectively co-ordinate our resistance and organise joint campaigning in identified areas. Saturday 4 November 2017, 11am – 4.30pm, NUT headquarters, Kings Cross.
Barriers to Work – get involved in campaigning for an Access to Work scheme that is fit for purpose
This October, StopChanges2AtW, a campaign led by Deaf and Disabled campaigners and interpreters, will be launching our report “Barriers to work” and recommendations to how to improve the Access to Work programme and make it once again fit for purpose. Get involved – help raise awareness of the difficulties that problems with Access to Work are causing.