About our sector

Find out more about the huge contribution London’s Deaf and Disabled People’s Organisations make to the capital

Inclusion London supports over 70 Deaf and Disabled People’s Organisations (DDPOs) and groups in London. We have detailed data on 66 of these DDPOs who in turn work with and support over 76,000 Deaf/Disabled Londoners.


These 66 DDPOs had a total estimated turnover of £24,300,000 for the year ended 2015.

The average income is £373,870, with 7 organisations having income over £1 million.


London’s DDPOs employed over 430 full time equivalent (FTE) staff this year, of whom 71% were Disabled.

Board Representation

There are 463 Trustees on the boards of London DDPOs, of whom 84% are Disabled.

Service users

London’s DDPOs provide services to an estimated

  • 80,376 people a year
  • 95% of these are Disabled/Deaf people.


Over 1,100 volunteers work for London DDPOs. 55% of volunteers are Deaf/Disabled people.