The ‘Work and Mental Health’ section of the Royal College of Psychiatrists website provides information for workers, employers, clinicians and carers.
On 20 July 2011, Maria Miller, the Minister for Disabled People, launched the new programme to support disabled people’s User Led organisations (DPULOs).
‘Guidance on matters to be taken into account in determining questions relating to the definition of disability’ was published by the Office for Disability Issues in May 2011.
On 1 April 2011, Inclusion London published ‘All in this together? An evidence base on Deaf and disabled Londoners and the impact of past and future policies’.
‘Disability and Work: a trade union guide to the law and good practice’ was published in 2011.
In January 2011, the Office for Disability Issues published ‘Public Perceptions of Disabled People. Evidence from the British Social Attitudes Survey 2009’ by Luke Staniland.
In January 2011, Richard Berthoud of the Institute for Social and Economic Research at the University of Essex published ‘Trends in the employment of disabled people’.
In December 2010, the ONS published the ‘Life Opportunities Survey Interim Report’.
‘Making written information easier to understand for people with learning disabilities: Guidance for people who commission or produce Easy Read information’ was published in November 2010.
On 15 November 2010 the European Commission adopted a new strategy to break down the barriers facing persons with disabilities.