Welcome to Action on Disability


Recruiting for a Fundraising Manager


Action on Disability are recruiting for a 15 hours a week Fundraising Manager (£12k to £14k a year depending on experience and skill). This is an opportunity to work with

Recruiting for a Supported Employment Co-ordinator – Kensington High Street


Action on Disability are recruiting for a Supported Employment Co-Ordinator (SEC) who will start post in July.  This is a partnership project between AoD, West London College, Kensington and Chelsea

Recruiting for a Supported Employment Co-ordinator – West Middlesex Hospital


AoD are recruiting for a Supported Employment Co-ordinator at West Middlesex Hospital. This is a partnership project between AoD, Queensmill School, Hammersmith and Fulham Council and Chelsea and Westminster

Recruiting for a Job Coach – Bank Staff


Action on Disability are recruiting for a Job Coach – Bank Staff to support young people with learning disabilities into and at work. As a job coach, you will

Recruiting for a Supported Employment Coordinator – GSK


Action on Disability are recruiting for a Supported Employment Coordinator for our supported Internship to support young people with learning disabilities into and at work.  The purpose of this role

Holiday Project – Change of Premises


Unfortunately our holiday project has had to leave Phoenix Academy after traces of legionnaires was found at that site. AOD youth service will continue to deliver our half term

Recruiting for a Supported Internship Job Coach – St Georges Hospital


Action on Disability are recruiting for Job Coaches to support young people with learning disabilities into and at work.   The Post The purpose of the job is to

Recruiting for a Supported Internship Job Coach – Hounslow


Action on Disability are recruiting for Job Coaches to provide coaching, support and guidance to young people with learning disabilities. . The role: To provide coaching, support and guidance

Newsletter


  Our newsletter keeps you updated about our services and disability news.   Action on Disability would like to thank you, our members, for your support in 2017. Wishing

Advocacy Manager


Action on Disability are recruiting for an experienced Advocacy Service Manager with a proven track record of advocacy work, and, staff and project management.  Currently, the service is delivered

International Day of Disabled People 2017


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Experience of growing up as disabled people – AoD Podcast


In the first Action on Disability (AoD) podcast, Victoria Brignell, AoD Chair, and Kamran Mallick, former CEO of AoD, discussed their experiences of growing up as disabled people. Listen

Calling Deaf and Disabled residents of Hammersmith and Fulham! Remove barriers in housing services


Hammersmith & Fulham Council would like disabled people who live in the borough to work with us to develop a new way forward on housing for disabled people. This exciting

Parallel London Event


Parallel London is the world’s first fully inclusive mass participation sporting event. It is an opportunity for everybody, disabled or not, to come together at the Queen Elizabeth Olympic

Parallel London


Join us for Parallel London 2017  Parallel London is the world’s first fully inclusive and accessible push/run that actively encourages all ages and abilities to take part. After a

Annual General Meeting and BBQ – 17th August 2017


We are pleased to inform you that the Annual General Meeting and BBQ will take place at 12.00 (noon) on Thursday 17th August 2017 at the Cambridge School, 61 Bryony Road,

Action on Disability announces new chief executive


Action on Disability has announced that David Buxton will replace Kamran Mallick as chief executive. David is starting this week after leaving his role as Director of Public Affairs

H&F Disabled People’s Commission Event in April / May – Have Your Voice Heard


Hammersmith and Fulham Disabled Residents Survey The Disabled People’s Commission in Hammersmith & Fulham is holding two events in April and May 2017 to look at ways of improving

Disabled campaigner wins landmark case


Congratulations to Doug Paulley for pursuing and winning his case asking bus companies to ‘require’ parents with buggies to make space for wheelchair users. He brought his case after he

Barriers to our daily commute


Securing your first job is a big moment for anyone, but for us (disabled people) getting that first job can be a much bigger challenge.  We face numerous barriers

Press Release: Catch 22 of benefit changes is now driving ill and disabled people deeper into poverty


The Government’s reforms of the benefits appeal system are causing unnecessary misery and distress for ill and disabled people, warns AoD. Catch 22 of benefit changes

Mission and Values


VISION An inclusive society free of disabling barriers where all individuals are equal. MISSION A user led organisation managed and controlled by disabled people. To campaign for the rights
Employment
Colin helps a member with a job search in front of the computer

Could Action on Disability help your business?

Action on Disability’s business service directory helps local employers to navigate the Access to Work process. Our team are able to assist you in all aspect employing a member of
Community
Members making a collage during a workshop in the art room

Become an Action on Disability member

If you are a disabled person living or working in Hammersmith and Fulham sign up to become a member. It is free and you will receive regular information from