#LearningDisabilitiesWeek. Action group members: Don’t talk behind our backs. Don’t interrupt or talk over us. Don’t judge us. Don’t ignore us. Don’t ignore our questions. Don’t push by us. Don’t talk too quickly. Don’t try to get us to do something we don’t want to do
This week is Learning Disabilities Week 2022. There are 1.6 million people with a learning disability in the UK? and Learning Disability Week is all about making sure the world hears what life is like for people with a learning disability @mencap_charity#LearningDisabilitiesWeek
Today is #TransDayOfVisibility, when we celebrate our trans and non-binary siblings, and raise awareness of the additional discrimination and barriers they face in society.
"Sounds good! How can I help?" you say. We're glad you asked 👇
We need neurodiversity in our organisations if we want to be the best. This #AutismAcceptanceWeek we are announcing @AliciaWood___ as our new CEO, bringing her perspective, skills and experience to our already neurodiverse team.
What does World #AutismAcceptanceWeek mean to you?
We wanted to hear from autistic people, their families, and autistic professionals about what acceptance means to them. Here’s what they had to say 👇🏼