We are a membership and user led organisation, run and controlled by disabled people. We promote independent living for disabled people in Sheffield. By independent living we mean that disabled people have the same freedom and rights to exercise choice and control over their own lives as any other person.
Thanks to a great response to our appeal for volunteers, Sheffield Cycling 4 All are starting cycling sessions on a Tuesday from 25th April from 10 to 3pm (term time only) alongside the Thursday sessions which run during the school holidays too. We’re still seeking volunteers to join the Tuesday team so do please get in touch if you’re interested.FULL ARTICLE
Disability Sheffield has teamed up with Sheffield City Council and Nimbus to offer the new “Access Card” for disabled people and a “Carers Card” to anyone caring for someone in Sheffield. As part of the “Accessible Sheffield” project the aim is to make life easier for people. A group of young carers tried out their cards at Quasar.FULL ARTICLE
After a very successful and rewarding 2016 delivering our Sheffield Cycling4All sessions in Hillsborough Park on Thursdays, we are seeking volunteers to join our new Tuesday team.FULL ARTICLE
Inclusive cycling sessions with Sheffield Cycling 4 All return to Hillsborough Park. Do come and join us. Sessions will run every Tuesday and Thursday...MORE DETAILS
Autism Plus is hosting a specialist job fair for adults with autism, ADHD, Dyslexia, Dyspraxia and other hidden impairments.
Location: Autism Plus, The Exchange...
The internet is filled with blogs about disability, but sometimes it can be hard to know where to find them – that’s where our on-going feature comes in. We’ve been highlighting disability blogs and this week we’re taking a look at CP Teens.FULL ARTICLE
Catch up with what’s happening at Healthwatch Sheffield and the wider health and social care community in Sheffield.FULL ARTICLE
The Equality and Human Rights Commission’s new report which covers six key areas of life, finds that disabled people in Britain are experiencing disadvantages in all of them, and sets out vital areas for urgent improvement.FULL ARTICLE