Disability

Autism Awareness Week 1-7 April 2019

Autism is a lifelong developmental disability that affects how people perceive the world and interact with others. Autistic people see, hear …

World Braille Day 04 Jan 2019

World Braille Day, January 4th 2019 is an international day to  recognise the right of access to braille and to …

World Mental Health Day, 10 October 2018

World Mental Health Day (#ItsOkayNotToBeOkay #WorldMentalHealthDay) is something that everyone can participate in to raise awareness, combat stigma, feelings of …

BME Mental health services users

A disproportionate number of Black and Minority Ethnic (BME) people are affected by mental distress and continue to face poorer …

Hate crime & disability

A disability hate crime can be defined as anything from online abuse to physical violence in which the individual was …

GIG at Brighton & Hove

The Get Involved Group (GIG) brings together local people in Brighton and Hove to share lived experiences and talk about …

Time to talk day – 1st Feb 2018

Mental health problems affect one in four people and the World Health Organization estimates that depression will become the leading …

World Braille Day, 4 Jan

We celebrate World Braille Day on the 4th of January in honour of Louis Braille, inventor of a reading and …

NHS Accessible Information Standard

The NHS Accessible Information Standard helps to ensure clearer information for disabled people and their carers. All places that provide …