Employment Information

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Extra 1m disabled people in poverty

THE number of disabled people living in poverty is about one million higher than official figures, according to a new report.

Staying in work ‘to stay young’

TWO in five people planning to retire this year would be happy to work past 65 if they had the chance.

You too can be Prime Minister

THE path into politics is to be made easier for disabled people with funding from £250 to £10,000 available.

Why we must change people’s perceptions

DISABILITY campaign group Breakthrough UK says that society currently devalues disabled people - and that they are being attacked through the Government's welfare reform agenda.

App to help young deaf people get into work

TECHNOLOGY that translates sign language into text could soon be generally available.

Cash for jobs…

A NEW wage incentive scheme to encourage employers to give young disabled people further work opportunities is being being made available in July.

‘Teenagers are losing hope…’

NEARLY one in three young people with special educational needs at 16 are not in any form of education, employment or training two years later.