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 […]

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. 

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 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 […]

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 

AoD Membership

Join AoD by becoming a member, you will help us to empower disabled people and break down the barriers that disabled people face. Watch AoD chair, Victoria Brignell as she explains more. Sign up for free today! Join now

New Digital Inclusion Project

Action on Disability is working on an exciting new Digital Inclusion Project. Unfortunately, Covid-19 has affected our volunteer-led peer support groups and disabled individuals as well as our disabled members and the local community. This project aims to tackle the isolation and loneliness that has been felt by many this year. We will be offering […]

Supported Internship Enterprise Project

The Hammersmith & Fulham and L’Oreal supported internship have been busy working on an exciting project. They have been collecting empty crisp packets to shrink and make into keyrings as part of their enterprise project.  The keyrings will be available to purchase on the Action on Disability website, 245 Hammersmith and the Fair shot cafe, […]