Top comedian to host International Day of People with Disabilities in Brent

10 November 2016

 

Brent Council will be hosting a major event on 1 December to mark International Day of People with Disabilities, compèred by top comedian - Francesca Martinez.

 

 

The event will take place from 10am - 3pm in Brent's Civic Centre with the theme of the day being 'Achieving Goals for the Future We Want'. The event aims to increase understanding of the barriers facing people with disabilities and promote participation and inclusion.

 

 

The event will incorporate a job fair where residents who attend can find out about employment opportunities that may suit them. There will also be a health and wellbeing zone where attendees can find out what support is available locally for disabled people from public, private, community and voluntary organisations.

 

 

The event is free to attend and will include refreshments and a light lunch. To register to attend, please contact Jenny Duncan at equality@brent.gov.uk. Places are limited so please confirm your attendance by no later than Monday 28 November 2016.