Issues and Rights in the Best of the Web UK Directory

Issues and Rights

Black Triangle Campaign

Working to galvanise opposition to the Government's "Work Capability Assessments" to re-classify genuinely sick and disabled individuals as "fit for work"; includes news, campaign materials, and contacts.

Centre For Welfare Reform

An Independent citizen think tank working for social justice.

Change People

Campaigns for equal rights for people with learning disabilities. Offers details of services available and sells booklets and other resources written for people with learning disorders about pregnancy, rights and preventing abuse.

Changing Places

A campaign group highlighting the need of people with profound and multiple learning disabilities to have better equipped WC facilities.

Choices and Rights Disability Coalition

An organisation for disabled people in the Hull and East Riding area of Yorkshire. Covers inclusion issues, discrimination and independence.

Churches for All

A network of UK Christian disability organisations working to enable churches to fully include disabled people. With news and events, resources, and contacts.


Service giving support to women and children who are caught up in domestic abuse. It is the only service of its kind in the UK which is based in sign language.

Directgov: Disabled People

Information on employment and financial support, rights and obligations, education and training, housing options, travel, and health services for disabled individuals.

The Disability Archive UK

Offers disabled students and scholars access to the writings of disability activists plus current and future debates on disability and related issues.

Disability Awareness in Action

Campaigns for greater inclusion and better human rights for people with disabilities. Includes news, online resources and how to get involved or offer support.

DWP: Care Homes and DLA

Highlights the result of a campaign to maintain DLA payments to disabled people living in care homes.

Employment Rights and the Equality Act 2010

A Directgov site highlighting the special employment rights for disabled people under the Equality Act 2010.

Space to Change: Accessible Toilets

Details of a UK campaign to include lifting and changing facilities for disabled adults and children to be included in standalone or current disabled WC facilities. Site provides details of how to sign the campaign.

Stammering and UK Disability Discrimination Law

Offers advice to people that stutter, including benefit rights and entitlements, guidelines plus legislation that applies to people who stammer in the field of education.

UK Disability Forum for European Affairs (UKDFfEA) Women's Committee

Works to ensure women's issues are recognised by the disability movement, and disability issues by the women's movement; with details of membership, news and resources, and contacts.

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