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‘One in four deaf workers quit jobs due to discrimination’

ONE in four deaf people have quit their job due to discrimination, according to a new study.

Give us a job, says Holby City’s autistic star Jules Robertson

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.

Walkie Talkie skyscraper challenges raises £40K for Mencap work project

MORE than 170 runners climbed all 36 floors of London’s Walkie Talkie skyscraper to help people with a learning disability get into work.

More disabled workers face discrimination at the DWP

THE number of disabled civil servants who have faced discrimination within the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) has risen by nearly a quarter in just a year, according to new figures.

Channel 4 to have more disabled people on and off screen

CHANNEL 4 has launched a special Year of Disability in 2016 package to increase the number of disabled people on and off screen.

Barber hits out

THE TUC has blasted the Government over its employment policies for disabled people.

Review urges more support for disabled workers

DISABLED people should be supported to work in any role in any sector, rather than in segregated employment, says a new review by Liz Sayce, cheief executive of disability organisation, Radar.