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 […]

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. 

Disability History Month

Join us in celebrating Disability History Month 2021! Join Action on Disability in celebrating Disability History Month! AoD is hosting a series of events to celebrate Disabled peoples’ lives and achievements as part of UK Disability History Month. Each event will be chaired by AoD with a panel of inspiring speakers so join us and […]

October 2 – E-newsletter 2021

Annual General Meeting 2021 Everyone is welcome to attend AoD online Members’ Annual General Meeting (AGM)Due to these uncertain times, we are hosting our second virtual AGM on Monday 15th November 2021 at 6pm via Zoom. We’ve made the decision to host this remotely in the likely event there is a Winter surge in relation to […]

October 2021 E-Newsletter

AoD’s October 2021 E-Newsletter Pictured: Tara Flood and Kevin Caulfield – Strategic Lead Co-production for Hammersmith & Fulham Council. Making ‘Nothing About Disabled People Without Disabled People’ a reality in HF by working together (co-production) with decision makers including Councillors, Council officers and others to make the borough accessible and inclusive for Disabled people. AoD […]

August E-Newsletter

August 2021 E-Newsletter Welfare Benefits Service Update Over the last quarter the Welfare Benefits have been doing fantastic work. During the period of 1st April – 30th June, the Welfare Benefit Service dealt with 93 new cases. The backdated lump sum payments for clients were £61,265.90. The team were able to increase weekly payments for […]

Volunteer Gardening Leader

Role: Volunteer Gardening Club Leader Location: Action on Disability, Lillie Road, London, SW6 7SR Contract: 3 hours every other week, initially for 2-3 months. Apply: Please email: info@aod.org.uk for an application form The Post AoD is launching a new gardening club and looking for a gardener volunteer to lead our gardening group. You will initially work alongside […]

AoD June 2021 E-Newsletter

June 2021 E-Newsletter Last month AoD celebrated lots of great events, from Eid to Mental Health Awareness Week. In May it was also Deaf Awareness Week. The theme this year was ‘Coming though it together’ we helped to encourage everyone to celebrate Deafness and raise awareness for positivity and change. Watch AoD’s Chief Executive have […]

AoD April E-Newsletter

April 2021 E-Newsletter Almost a year has passed since Tom Kenny passed away, a much loved colleague of Action on Disability. In this newsletter, along with an update on AoD we would like to reflect on what he meant to some of his colleagues and how his work still lives on. Tom’s colleagues testimonials “We […]

Deaf Awareness Week 2021

Join us in celebrating Deaf Awareness Week! The theme this year is about ‘Coming Through it Together’. https://youtu.be/ZxB7cFQOpFg We want to encourage everyone to celebrate Deafness and raise awareness for change and positivity. Watch the video by Action on Disability’s Chief Executive, David Buxton