WHEELCHAIR user Alex Papanikolaou has won £30,000 for designing a new powered chair that could revolutionise people’s lives.
SCHOLARSHIPS are being offered to help fast-track talented disabled people into top jobs.
BRITAIN’S private sector is being urged to re-examine its corporate culture after a new study suggested workers become less happy as firms take on more disabled employees.
A TOP prize of £30,000 plus four pots of £10,000 for the other finalists are up for grabs in this year’s Stelios Award for Disabled Entreprenuers.
ONE in four deaf people have quit their job due to discrimination, according to a new study.
BBC TV’s Holby City actor Jules Robertson joined forces with leading figures from some of the UK’s largest public and private sector organisations at the London Stock Exchange to launch Purple – a new organisation set on improving employment opportunities for people with disabilities.
MORE than 170 runners climbed all 36 floors of London’s Walkie Talkie skyscraper to help people with a learning disability get into work.