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Covering the latest disability news and discussion in the UK or affecting people living in the UK.

Disability and employment: talking about your disability

Discussion on if, when and how much to divulge and discuss about your disability when seeking employment.

Individualised disability funding in Australia and England – different design, same...

Compare and contrast the similarities and same problems being experienced in both the UK and Australia with the NDIS scheme.

More than half of workers stay silent about mental health issues

UK research shows over 50% of people who take sick days for mental health reasons, do not reveal the reason to their boss.

First Blue Badge Style Awards

Last week saw the first Blue Badge Style Awards Ceremony in London - all about accessibility.

Disabled sport: Together We Will inspire you to get active

Engaging in exercise can be difficult for people with a disability and motivation can be even more difficult - this campaign aims to change that.

The employment story of a young man with cerebral palsy

An interview with Nick about his work and volunteer experiences.

[Research] Behavioural activation as effective as cognitive behavioural therapy for depression

BA encourages people to focus on meaningful activities driven by their own personal values as a way of overcoming depression.

Deaf workers: one in four has quit a job because of...

Deaf people face extreme discrimination in their employment and in relation to finding jobs.

Is social media to blame for the worsening mental health of...

With 37% of teenage girls in the UK suffering from psychological distress, and no reason to think Australia would be any different, is social media to blame for the worsening mental health of teenage girls?

[Report] Vulnerable children being re-traumatised by services

Schools, social workers, police and NHS staff are inadvertently re-traumatising vulnerable children, because of fundamental misunderstandings about their behaviour, according to a new report.
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