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People’s Day 2016

On the 9th July 2016 we attended People’s Day where we had the opportunity to meet various members of the community and encourage them to participate in our aim to achieve equality for disabled people.     At our stand, people got involved by writing down some of their views and hopes for the Lewisham […]

Unlocking opportunties: New free e-learning course for teachers

New free e-learning course for teachers The Equality and Human Rights Commission, in partnership with Liverpool John Moores University, has developed a new e-learning course for teachers to help meet the rights of disabled learners under the reasonable adjustments duty.  ‘Unlocking Opportunities’ is aimed at all schools to help teachers, special educational needs coordinators (SENCOs) and […]

Time for a cuppa

    We were lucky to secure match funding from Lewisham Council’s Bellingham Assembly to enable us to run a series of “coffee mornings” for clients and members during 2016.  These will start from Friday 4th March at 10.30 am till 12.30pm and will include light refreshments including tea and herbal tea and a series of activities […]

Thanks to our partners and supporters

Big Red Boxes Big Red Boxes is a Kings Church London Christmas initiative supporting those in the local community who might otherwise go without during the festive period by collecting food and distributing Christmas hampers through partner organisations. Many of our clients have been affected by increased cost of living and benefit changes so Lewisham Disability Coalition was […]