International Day of Disabled People

International Day of Disabled People Talk To celebrate International Day of Disabled People, Action on Disability hosted a discussion with a panel of inspiring speakers.  The zoom event was held on 3rd December 2021 and discussed: ‘Leadership and participation of disabled people’   In discussion was Mark Harrison, Jackie Driver OBE, Cllr Stephen Cowan and Cllr […]

December E-Newsletter 2021

As 2021 draws to a close, AoD reflects on the past year. Whilst Covid-19 has been challenging for us all, we are delighted that we continued to deliver our services and make a huge difference to the lives of local disabled people. November and December 2021 saw AoD celebrate Disability History Month and International Day of […]

Supported Interns celebrate International Day of Disabled People

Supported Interns celebrate International Day of Disabled People This month, Action on Disability celebrated Disability History Month and International Day of Disabled People on 3rd December 2021. Taheem one of AoD’s Employment Supported Interns celebrated the event at 245 Hammersmith. Taheem hosted a Q&A session where people could drop in to find out more about […]

Job Coach – Hounslow

Job Coach – Hounslow Action on Disability is a user led organisation managed and controlled by disabled people. Role: Job Coach (bank staff) Location: Hounslow Salary: £15 per hour Contact: info@aod.org.uk or call 0207 385 2098 for an application pack. Contract: Bank staff / 31.25 hours per week *Applicant must have current Enhanced DBS issued […]

Disabled peoples lives, Independent living beyond the pandemic

Disability History Month https://youtu.be/2_ERWmaZUpg Watch AoD’s Disability History Month talk! The zoom event was held on 10th December 2021 and discusses: Disabled peoples lives, Independent Living beyond the pandemic.   In discussion was Kevin Caulfield, Svetlana Kotova, Ellen Clifford and Cllr Patricia Quigley. Chaired by David Buxton and Victoria Brignell. 

Travel Escort

Travel Escort Action on Disability is a user led organisation managed and controlled by disabled people. Role: Travel escort Location: Various London Locations Salary: £17.50 per hour Contact: info@aod.org.uk or call 0207 385 2098 for an application pack. Contract: Bank staff / various hours as needed Background Action on Disability is the supported employment service […]

Job Coach

Job Coach (bank staff) Role: Job Coach (bank staff) Location: Various London Locations Salary: £15 per hour Contact: info@aod.org.uk or call 0207 385 2098 for an application pack. Contract: Bank staff / various hours as needed Background Action on Disability is the supported employment service partner on a number of supported internships for young people […]

Supported Employment Coordinator

Supported Employment Coordinator   Salary:                        £26,500                                 Hours:                        37.5 hours per week                           Place of work:    […]

Disability History Month

Watch AoD’s Disability History Month talk! The zoom event was held on 26th November 2021 and discusses: Disabled people can be good parents: addressing the barriers.  In discussion was The Baroness Tanni Grey-Thompson, Sabina Iqbal, Caroline Bathurst and David Buxton.