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Learning to fly again after a spinal injury

Andy Knight, who became disabled after a spinal cord injury, never thought he would fly again. But he’s regained a flying licence and now works at Heathrow. Read his story and insider tips for disabled travellers.

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Top tips to help you find for a job if you have a disability

Visually impaired blogger Holly, who runs Life of a Blind Girl, shares her blog post on the top tips for disabled job hunters. Use her experiences in looking for a job as a disabled person to help you find your dream vocation.

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From volunteering to starting my own business helping disabled people access events

Disability Horizons’ very own Zubee Kibria, who has cerebral palsy, is starting her own events company. Learn more about her journey and how you too can become a disabled entrepreneur.

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L&Q sets out disability inclusion commitment with Evenbreak

Disability confident employer L&Q is working with disability jobs site Evenbreak to help more disabled people get into work. Find out what it’s doing to make its workplace more inclusive to disabled people.

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Top tips for disabled students heading to university

Disabled and heading to university? Watch AccessAble’s video for top tips from disabled student Sassy, such as disabled students allowance, and visit AccessAble’s univeristy Detailed Access Guides.

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How Gary Fox turned adversity to drive in order to create One Arm Unlimited

One Arm Unlimited helps people who don’t have the use of a limb to be independent by providing advice and video tutorials on a wide range of life skills and topics.

Why we’ve launched Access All Areas

Last month we launched Access All Areas, a subscription service that enables us to give you more in-depth and detailed advice and support to really help you achieve what you

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7 out of 10 disabled workers failed by employers

A staggering 73% of disabled workers in the UK say they have stopped working due to a disability or health condition*, according to new research from disability charity Leonard Cheshire.

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Future audiologist has a unique perspective as a wheelchair user

Olivia Bender was diagnosed with Transverse Myelitis at the age of 14 and since then has used a wheelchair for mobility. She’s currently training to be an audiologist and, as

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Be The Difference campaign: helping you to find work

Able Magazine recently launched its employment initiative, Be The Difference, with the aim of helping more disabled people find employment. We’ve teamed up with Able Magazine to encourage more employers