UK Disability History Month 2022

News | Posted on Wednesday 9 November 2022

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

Disability History Month 2022 runs from Wednesday 16 November until Friday 16 December. 

The theme for 2022 is Disability, health and wellbeing

Our actions

The Disability Inclusion Framework outlines our approach to disability equality, which includes the physical estate, e-accessibility and culture and good practice. There is also a list of achievements made since the framework was created. 



City-wide events

Wednesday 26 November - Saturday 3 December: York Disability Week

There is a programme of events planned during this week, including art exhibitions, workshops and forums.

Find out more about York Disability Week

Disability Pride Month 2022

Earlier this year, we talked to disabled students and staff at the University. The stories and experiences they shared reflect both positive and negative aspects of life as a disabled person.

Disability Pride Month 2022

Disability related research at York


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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
+44 (0)1904 324680

Contact us

Equality and Diversity Office
+44 (0)1904 324680