Archive | July, 2016


Disabled student settles case against college – read Leaflet on assistance with air travel for disabled people – read Hearing Matters report predicts one in five will have hearing loss by 2035 – read Welcome to new member, Arts and Disability Forum. Autism Employer Guidance Booklet Launched  – view Disability Case Settlement: PSNI settles case […]

Arts Council Staff know the benefits of being Disability Positive

Employers for Disability NI – Disability Positive Seminar Research consistently demonstrates that the most difficult barriers faced by people with disabilities come from the attitidues and behaviours of other people.  That is why having staff who are disability aware, welcoming and positive is essential. If you want to increase your staff’s disability awareness and confidence […]

Member Accreditation achieved by 11 Members

The second Member Accreditation has taken place, which lasts for a three year period.  This involves a detailed audit completed by members covering a wide range of employment and service-related issues.  It is a challenging process for members to achieve accreditation.  The audits were analysed by EFDNI staff and we are delighted that 11 employers […]