GDA In Action
October 11, 2019
In partnership with Inclusion Scotland’s “WeCanWork” internship programme, STV are offering a paid internship opportunity within their Broadcast Technology and Operations team to applicants who self-define as disabled under the Equalities Act 2010.
Every barrier faced by disabled people in Glasgow today is underpinned or exacerbated by poverty and austerity – so say our Drivers for Change network who met yesterday to contribute their voices and lived experience to this year’s #ChallengePovertyWeek.
October 10, 2019
Social care is a right that is fundamental to other rights: rights to education, health and work. Without it, many disabled people are left unsupported and unable to participate. This inevitably leads to poverty of income and opportunity.
October 9, 2019
The UK social security system is a complex web – so much so that it is often difficult to navigate alone.
October 8, 2019
Disabled people want to work yet continue to face huge barriers to accessing suitable employment.
October 7, 2019
In 2016, The New Policy Institute, supported by Joseph Rowntree Foundation published a report explaining why disability must be at the centre of poverty reduction.