Job vacancy – Touchpoint Peer Worker

Job Vacancy - Touchpoint Peer Worker

We are looking for a passionate individual with their own lived experience of disability, an understanding of the social model of disability, and a commitment to our wider aims to: Work with people to help them lead more independent lives Provide people with advice and information and proactively refer them to support services Help people […]

Job vacancy – Peer Communications & Engagement Officer

Poster: Job vacancy. Peer Communications and Engagement Officer. Inclusion Barnet

Are you great at connecting with people?  Are you looking for a great opportunity to showcase and develop your writing and engagement skills? If you have lived experience of disability, which could include a long-term health or mental health condition, then you could really thrive at our inclusive organisation. We are looking to recruit a […]

The impact of GP charges on disabled people

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We’ve just released our report looking into the impact of inconsistent GP charges on disabled people who are seeking medical evidence to support benefit claims. On hearing reports of people severely disadvantaged by GP charging for letters we raised the issue at a Disability Benefits Consortium Steering Group. With the help of National Association of […]

Protest at Government’s decision to deny millions of disabled people financial help to survive the COVID-19 crisis.

Poster: When asked what difference an extra £20 per week would make, a respondent said: I wouldn't have to choose between heating or food. #MillionsMissingOut Disability Benefits Consortium.

Today disabled people and allies gathered outside the High Court to protest the Government’s decision to deny millions of disabled people financial help to survive the COVID-19 crisis. ‘They made me feel like disabled people don’t matter’: High Court hears of DWP discrimination against disabled people during COVID-19 Starting today, the High Court is hearing […]

Have you got a story that needs to be told?

Poster: Community Reporters Wanted. Sign up for free online training. Tell your stories, your way.

Is there something that is happening to you and your community that needs to shared? If this sounds like you, we want to hear from you! You can register for our free online training sessions to become a community reporter. We will support all our reporters throughout the project, and all the reports will be […]

Staff blog: World Mental Health Day, 10 October 2021

by Hannah Chamberlain, Enablement Lead, Inclusion Barnet World Mental Health Day takes place on 10 October, and for 2021 we will be highlighting “mental health in an unequal world”. The relationship between unequal access to advantage and mental ill health is complex. Social disadvantage and mental ill health chase each other in a vicious circle. […]

Are care charges fair?

Split image of 4 panes. Black male over 40 with grey beard and glasses. White female over 40 with brown hair and caption: It has been a fight since the day my daughter was born. White male over 40 with greying dark hair and caption: For some people between heating their home and eating. White female over 40 with short curly red hair.

If you don’t think they are, then write to your MP today! We join our friends at Inclusion London in supporting their campaign to Scrap Care Charges. Our CEO has written to our local MP, Matthew Offord to urge him to write to the Health and Social Care Secretary Sajid Javid to abolish social care […]

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