EUSE Conference on Supported Employment 2019

Disability Action, through our Job Match programme, is taking part in the European Union of Supported Employment (EUSE) Conference on Supported Employment next week, 27-29 May 2019. Read more

The Big Learning Disability Survey

Mencap is running a national survey of people with a learning disability in the UK. They hope the research will help to fill in knowledge gaps and help provide better support to people with a learning disability. They would particularly like to hear from people in Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales. Read more

CALL FOR Research Participants - Have your say about Adult Social Care

If you are a disabled person in Northern Ireland who has experience of adult social care, we would like to interview you. Help us with our research - have your say about adult social care. Read more

Job Fair at The Braid, Ballymena on Tuesday 14th May 2019

Mid and East Antrim Borough Council Job Fair on Tuesday 14th May at The Braid, Ballymena 11am-4pm. Go along to find job opportunities and improve your employment prospects with practical advice and support. BSL and ISL signers available 11am-1pm Read more

Face 2 Face – A new project working to change things for ALL disabled people in N.Ireland

At Disability Action we work to promote, protect and uphold the human rights of disabled people. We are starting an important new project called Face 2 Face. This project is an opportunity for disabled people aged 18-24 to work with new people, learn about their rights and work to change things for ALL disabled people in Northern Ireland. Read more

Disability Action NI Getting Active in May

The Disability Action team is getting active this month and doing the Step Count Challenge. We're walking for health, fun and team building. Read more

Boardroom Apprentices wanted for incredible journey (Deadline 20.5.2019)

If you have a desire to play your part and give your time to something that really matters to you and not sure how – then the Boardroom Apprentice might just help you with that. Could this be you? Read more

New Year Resolution 2019 - Positive Action in Employing People with Disabilities

A new five step recruitment guide has been launched by Disability Action and the Northern Ireland Union of Supported Employment. Read more

Stephen Millar: Workable NI

This is is Stephen Millar who works for Ian McBride construction as a labourer in the North Antrim area. Stephen is a very hard worker, never misses a day and is very enthusiastic about his work and is someone who loves getting his hands dirty! Read more