Brent International Day of Persons with Disabilities

29 November 2021 to 29 November 2021, on Mondays, 12.30pm to 1.30pm, Online
Tuesday 30 November 2021, 12.30pm to 1.30pm, Online
Wednesday 1 December 2021, 12.30pm to 1.30pm, Online
Friday 3 December 2021, 12.30pm to 1.30pm, Online

To mark International Day of Persons with Disabilities, Brent Disability Network and Diversity and Ability invite you to the series of webinars that will take place on Zoom from 29 November to 3 December.

Please sign up via eventbrite

Full timetable:

Monday 29 November 2021, 12.30pm 1.30pm
Introduction to Disability Inclusion

The aim of the first session is to Introduce the week and provide an overview of different disabilities and barriers faced within society, we will also learn more about the following webinar sessions.

Tuesday 30 November 2021, 12.30pm 1.30pm
Neurodiversity & Invisible Disabilities in the Workplace

This session will be focused around this years theme invisible disabilities and neurodiversity. We will learn more how we can support our colleagues at work and make them feel more welcomed.

Wednesday 01 December 2021, 12.30pm 1.30pm
Disclosure Confidence

Everyone brings different talents and perspectives to the team when they are supported to fulfil their potential. This session will delve into ways to talk about disability and how to advocate for oneself and others, as well as introduce some of the resources and the support available.

Friday 03 December 2021, 12.30pm 1.30pm
Introduction to Assistive Technology

This session will introduce you to tools that will make life easier. Assistive Technology (AT) is all around us from spellcheckers to screen readers and much more. But many people are unaware of the features available at our fingertips or how best to use them to accomplish your goals. This session will introduce your team to tools that will make life easier enabling everyone to thrive.