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Register for these thought-provoking events we have lined up for Disability History Month.

Disabled Women and Sexual Harassment at Work

Date: Wednesday 24 November

Time: 6pm

In this webinar panellists will discuss the impact of sexual harassment on disabled women workers.

Chair: Ann Galpin, Disabled Workers Committee
 

Panellists: 

Alice Moss - Author of the TUC's report entitled 'Sexual harassment of disabled women in the workplace'

Marsha de Cordova - MP for Battersea and former Shadow Secretary of State for Women and Equalities

Emily Brothers - disabled rights activist and LGBT+ Labour

Natasha Hirst - vice president NUJ, chair NUJ Equality and NUJ Photography Councils

Speech to text and BSL will be provided for this webinar. If you have additional access needed please e-mail qroache@tuc.org.uk

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The Social Model of Disability - Building Representation and Pride

Date: Thursday 2 December

Time: 6pm

This online event will examine the social model of disability and how trade union members and workers can use it to build greater representation at work and show pride in ourselves as disabled workers and our achievements.

Chair: Colleen Johnson

Panellists: 

Amy Bishop - TUC Disabled Workers Committee member, Prospect

Rachel O'Brien - Inclusion London, steering group member for Sisters of Frida

Kacey DeGroot - NEU National Executive Member for LGBT+ members

Speech to text and BSL will be provided for this webinar. If you have additional access needed please e-mail qroache@tuc.org.uk

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Long Covid - An invisible Impairment

Date: Thursday 9 December

Time: 6pm

Panellists will examine the impact of long Covid on workers and the case for it to be a deemed disability in law.

Chair: Dave Allan Disabled Workers Committee

Panellists: 

Quinn Roache - Disabled Workers Policy Officer TUC

Vicky Foxcroft - MP for Lewisham Deptford & Shadow Minister for Disabled People

Catherine Hale - Founder/Director: Chronic Illness Inclusion

Long Covid Employment Support Group - representative TBC

Speech to text and BSL will be provided for this webinar.
If you have additional access needed please e-mail qroache@tuc.org.uk

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