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Disability news from LDC

Lewisham Disability Coalition celebrates living wage commitment

        Lewisham Disability Coalition has been accredited as a Living Wage employer. The Living Wage commitment will see everyone working at LDC, regardless of whether they are permanent employees or third-party contractors; receive a minimum hourly wage of £9.40 – significantly higher than the national minimum wage of £6.70 and the new […]

LDC achieves national advice quality mark

Staff here at the Lewisham Disability Coalition are celebrating today for successfully passing the Advice Quality Standard (AQS), a nationally recognised quality mark for organisations providing free, independent advice to members of the public.   LDC’s Chair of Trustees Mr Jose Perez Sanchez said “We are so pleased to have been awarded the AQS as […]

Play wheelchair tennis locally for £2

Numerous studies have shown that taking part in sport has many social as well as physical benefits. So whether you want to emulate Andy Murray’s Davis Cup winning exploits, or want a chance to make some new friends,  this is an opportunity not to be missed!

Help make Horniman Museum even more accessible

A Message from Horniman Museum Seeking New Members Horniman Museum and Gardens Access Advisory Group The Access Advisory Group plays a vital role in improving access for people with disabilities to the Horniman Museum and Gardens.  The Access Advisory Group currently has 8 people, and we would like to find 4 more individuals to join. […]