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Gathering insight through art
Rachel Gondwe, Learning Impact and Quality Manager, talks about how creative arts helped us evaluate our project’s impact.
Remembering Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
The late Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II was our Patron for more than 40 years. Here we look back at some key moments.
Disabled people need more support for energy bills
Our Director of Policy Gemma Hope responds to today’s government announcement of new support with energy bills.
Podcast: Disabled novelists Chloe and Penny share their stories
Authors Chloe Timms and Penny Batchelor are published novelists who are both disabled. They chat to Nick Bishop about their love of writing, their experiences as authors and of course, their books.
What we need from the new government
Our Chief Executive Ruth Owen says the new government need to act quickly to support disabled people in the cost of living crisis.
Rising costs will soon leave me out of options
One of our supporters told us about the impact the cost of living crisis is having on their life and why they're scared for the future.
Disabled university students: Here's what support you can get
Cassie is currently a PHD student. She shares her university experience and what she's learnt from having to advocate for herself in higher education.
How to advocate for yourself as a disabled university student
Caprice chats about her experience at university as a disabled student. She explains how by advocating for herself she changed policies for future students.
Advocating for inclusion
Johnkeen, who attended an inclusive school as part of our Girls’ Education Challenge Transition (GECT) project, tells us why he’s advocating for inclusive education in Kenya.
From community advocacy to an aspiring politician
Former Young Voices participant, Ashura Michael, reflects on her journey from community advocacy to an aspiring politician. Ashura is running in the Kenyan Senate Elections and hopes to become the first female deaf legislator in Kenya.