Today I was invited by UnLtd (a fab organisation supporting us at the mo) to Westminster to take part in a roundtable discussion about how social entrepreneurs can be best supported to bridge the disability employment gap. It was great that the conversation was framed not only around the barriers to people wanting to help people with disabilities into work but also the potential solutions.Read More
At BearHugs, we are proud to be a Disability Confident employer.
The Disability Confident scheme is a government-run scheme which supports employers to make the most of the talents disabled people can bring to the workplace.
We recently wrote a blog post about what being a Disability Confident employer means to us and why we think all employers should be Disability Confident employers. Department for Work and Pensions have incorporated our article into their campaign.Read More