Children with disabilities

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A still from our video (which appears lower on this page) about our sexual healt
Our senior project worker talks about how we can make sex and relationships education more accessible to young people with learning disabilities
04 November 2013
Programme staff
a graphic that shows a small family standing above 3 downward-facing arrows
Around 20,000 people, including unaccompanied children, seek asylum in the UK. The level of support they receive is being discussed in parliament
19 November 2012
Policy team
young man writing on a piece of paper
Liam, who works with our programme in Leeds, writes about helping four fellow young people with disabilities
29 October 2012
Guest bloggers
'The inquiry found that around 450,000 disabled people stand to lose out under Universal Credit - this includes 100,000 disabled children'
17 October 2012
Policy team
child seated in wheelchair
As a result of the planned changes, 'we are about to become more isolated, our quality of life and that of our children further impaired', Jacqueline writes
17 October 2012
Guest bloggers
Joe and Lauren standing with Olympic torch
Two young people from our intergenerational project in Birchington talk about their experience carrying the Olympic and Paralympic torch
10 September 2012
Programme staff
Our new report with Citizens Advice Bureau and Disability Rights UK is a key first step in ensuring the value of universal credit
12 July 2012
Policy team
Juanita sitting in a chair with feather boas attached to it
This week, Juanita became a volunteer at our Disability Advocacy Programme, the first young person to do so at the project
22 June 2012
Programme staff
Following a new report, we urge the government to ensure that young people are supported in the new special education system.
28 May 2012
Policy team
While disabled children want the same opportunities as their peers, many barriers prevent them from accessing needed services, says Policy Adviser Iryna Pona.
26 March 2012
Policy team