The National Disabilities Network

Raising awareness to drive positive change

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The National Disabilities Network will take a leading role in developing a more inclusive NHS Finance for colleagues living with a disability, struggling with mental health and who are caring for people. The network’s objective is to raise awareness about disabilities and to influence change, if you think this network is for you, sign up via the form below.

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What does the National Disabilities Network do?

The National Disabilities Network plays a leading role in making NHS Finance a more inclusive place for colleagues living with a disability, experiencing mental health difficulties, or caring for people. 

The National Disabilities Network exists to raise awareness of disabilities and to influence change.

What are the objectives of the National Disabilities Network?

The National Disabilities Network has the following objectives:

  • Raising awareness of the different abilities of colleagues across organisations
  • Influencing change within the workplace and supporting others to overcome the barriers they face
  • Providing opportunities for colleagues to talk to others who may be going through similar things
  • To create a database of information that will educate colleagues on disabilities and mental health conditions – helping colleagues to understand each other better
  • Create a national framework based on surveys around disabilities

Upcoming Events

Case Studies and Blogs

Find all the case studies and blogs related to The National Disabilities Network here.

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Working inclusively with colleagues with a disability

This document is intended to be thought provoking and provide pointers and general guidelines.

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Inclusive language – guidance from GOV.UK

Words to use and avoid when writing about disability.

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