Disability History Month

News | Posted on Thursday 11 November 2021

Disability History Month is an opportunity to celebrate the lives and achievements of disabled people.

Disability History month 2021 runs from 18 November until 20 December and has joint themes for this year:

  • Disability and Hidden Impairment
  • Disability Sex and Relationships

"York's Disability History Month talks and events are a source of inspiration. Bringing the narratives around the empowerment of disabled people to the fore has never been more important." Mo Onyett and Penny Spikins, co-chairs of INCLUDE

Events

City-wide events

  • 27 November to 4 December: York Disability Week

There is a programme of events planned during this week, including art exhibitions, workshops and forums. For more information, visit our website.

Watch again

Support for students: Disability Services Student Hub Disabled Students’ Network

Support for staff: Human Resources INCLUDE network Support for Disabled Staff web pages

Contact us

Equality and Diversity Office
equality@york.ac.uk
+44 (0)1904 324680
@EqualityatYork

Contact us

Equality and Diversity Office
equality@york.ac.uk
+44 (0)1904 324680
@EqualityatYork