AbilityNet A charity that provides advice about computer technology for disabled people.
Blind in Business A small charity based in the City of London, helps young blind students to develop the confidence to think about further education and perhaps University to lead them to good careers. Their Training Service helps blind graduates towards good jobs through
British Computer Association of the Blind A self-help group of visually impaired computer professionals and users, founded in 1969, concerned with the use of Information Technology by the blind in education.
Centre for Disability Studies (CDS) CDS is an interdisciplinary centre for research and education in the field of disability studies at the University of Leeds (England). The Centre incorporates and develops the work of the former Disability Research Unit (DRU) and aims to promote internati
Disability North Working throughout the North East of England offering free and confidential services to disabled people of any age including children and older people.
Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) Our job is to promote equality and human rights, and to create a fairer Britain. We do this by providing advice and guidance, working to implement an effective legislative framework and raising awareness of your rights.
Disabled Workers Co-operative A registered charity that helps disabled people to help themselves. Aims to raise the independence of disabled people by enabling them to take an active role in the economy and achieve a greater sense of self-worth and also to raise awareness of the contr
Dyslexia Action A national charity and the UK’s leading provider of services and support for people with dyslexia and literacy difficulties.
RNID The Royal National Institute for Deaf People, the largest charity representing the 8.9 million deaf and hard of hearing people in the UK.
SCOPE A nationwide organisation supporting people with cerebral palsy, including children.
Directgov A guide to all public services for disabled people in one place including advice on looking for work, support while in work, work schemes and programmes and your employment rights.
Bright Knowledge Bright Knowledge contains plenty of free resources offering advice on everything from choosing courses to surviving away from home.
Ableize UK Disability Directory The UK and Ireland’s largest and most viewed resource of disability mobility and special needs. Find disabled products, services, sports and holidays also the largest collection of disabled clubs, groups and charities in the UK.
Disability Alliance A valuable source of advice, information, publications, research and training.
Directenquiries The Nationwide Access Register, is the premier source of access information about shops, businesses and the London Underground. There is detailed information for each location including everything from parking, entrances, lifts, toilets, counter heights,
Independent Living Offers free information to people regarding independent living including a free jobsearch facility.
graduate-jobs.com graduate-jobs.com is the only W3C ‘AA’ rated graduate job board in the UK. This means the site is completely compatible with screen readers and ensures usability for blind, partially sighted and disabled graduates.
Diversity Milkround Diversity Milkround is the graduate employment site aimed at breaking down barriers. Bringing you details of graduate vacancies with leading employers – all of whom are champions of diversity.
Publications & media
Able Magazine Able Magazine (formerly Disability View) is published bimonthly and “highlights and promotes lifestyle issues important to disabled people in the UK today”.
Real World Real World is a market leading graduate media company offering students access to live jobs, cross sector case studies, and advice on how to find the right graduate career through their Grad jobsite and through their free glossy magazine series.
ADP – The Association of Disabled Professionals ADP provides employment advice, information and peer support to many disabled people. Members also give advice on their particular employment or experience. Our other main area of activity is Parliamentary, where we work to ensure that legislation affecti