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Inclusion Scotland Content Preparation Internship with STV

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.

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Drivers for Change challenge poverty

October 11, 2019

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.

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Social care and poverty

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.

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Accessing your Rights Now!

October 9, 2019

The UK social security system is a complex web – so much so that it is often difficult to navigate alone.

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The Disability Employment Gap

October 8, 2019

Disabled people want to work yet continue to face huge barriers to accessing suitable employment.

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Put disabled people at the heart of tackling poverty

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.