Direct Payments Support Service Review meeting


  Action on Disability in partnership with Hammersmith & Fulham Council are hosting an event for you to hear about recommendations to improve Direct Payments. Please do join us. It’s really important

Annual General Meeting 2018 ‘Celebrating abilities’


CELEBRATING ABILITIES – AoD AGM 2018 We are pleased to inform you that the Annual General Meeting will take place on Tuesday 9th October 2018 from 6.30pm (doors open at 6pm) – 8.30pm at

Recruiting – Supported Employment Coordinator


Action on Disability are recruiting for a Supported Employment Co-Ordinator (SEC) at St Georges Hospital, Charring Cross Hospital, Kensington High Street,  Hammersmith & Fulham Council and L’Oreal. The Post The

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


International Day of Disabled People 2017 ‘Disabled people and Democracy’  <link rel=”stylesheet” type=”text/css” href=”https://cdn.evbstatic.com/s3-build/15526-rc2017-11-08_16.04-02b8c24/django/css/images/grunticons/styles/icons.fallback.css” /> Calling all Deaf and Disabled People of Hammersmith and Fulham – join us to celebrate

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

A to Z of Organisations & Websites & Resources


Below is a list of Organisations and Resource Website Links that you may find of interest and use.  Please Note: This is not a full and Comprehensive list, but

Back on Track Service – Previous Workshop Slides and Resources


Below are the slides and handouts from the various workshop that we delivered in partnership with the Back on Track Service in Hammersmith. Coping Strategies Coping Strategies When You

Direct Payments Users – Useful Websites and Organisation Contacts


Below is a selection of Useful Websites and Organisation Contacts that may be a useful source of information and resources for Direct Payment Users.. Downloadable Versions MS Word Versions

RADAR Keys – Access to Disabled Toilets


Action on Disability (AoD) is an official stockist of RADAR keys For anyone that already has a RADAR key, they will be aware that this is a small, but

Travel Connect – Apply for Disabled Transport Concessions


AoD Connect (Peer Support Project) would like to let disabled people living in Hammersmith and Fulham about our existing service called ‘Travel Connect’ What is the purpose of this

Learn My Way Online – Interactive Courses & Certificates


Learn My Way Online Experience with Action on Disability (AoD) Action on Disability would like to tell you about our Online IT / Learning Service called ‘Learn My Way’,

Knitting Pearls Social Club


Come and join our very happy Weekly ‘Knitting Pearls Social Club’ You’re very welcome to join us. You need to be: Anyone with a disability, or have a long-term

Health & Wellbeing Club – Helping & Supporting You to Improve Yourself


Come and join our Monthly ‘Health and Wellbeing Club’   You’re very welcome to join us if you want to:  Make a positive change to your life and those

IT Connect – AoD’s Weekly Computer Group


Come and Discover the Digital World in our Weekly Computer Group called ‘IT Connect’, which is part of your larger Peer Support Project (AoD Connect).  What is the group

Social Model of Disability & The Cultural Model of Deafness


Please find attached below 2 Factsheets that may be of interest to you. Attached are both PDF and Ms Word Versions. The Social Model of Disability The Cultural Model