Easy News is a news magazine for people with learning disabilities. Issue 28 is now released.
Barriers for people with learning disabilities in looking for work. Saba Salman piece in the Guardian…
The purpose of LDE’s Special Interest Groups is to share experiences and learning between members on a range of relevant subjects and to advise the groups of any relevant legislation changes that may affect their area of expertise.
The next SIG meetings are in September:
Monday, September 25th from 14.00 -17.00 – London
Tuesday, September 26th from 10.00 – 13.00 – Manchester
Wednesday, September 27th from 10.00 – 13.00 – Birmingham
Thursday, September 28th from 10.00 – 13.00 – Bristol
Attendance is free for LDE organisational members.
In 2011, following a two-year inquiry, the EHRC produced a series of recommendations on what public authorities and public transport operators should do to help prevent and deal with disability hate crime.
Four years after the publication of the last progress report in 2013, ‘Tackling disability-related harassment: Final progress report 2017’ formally concludes the Commission’s review. It outlines the actions and initiatives taken to implement our recommendations, and what the EHRC will be doing as part of their hate crime strategy.