Hackney Disability Back Up will be marking this day here in Hackney with an event at the Hackney Museum. The museum staff will give a guided tour of the museum of the Strike A Pose exhibition and there will be an opportunity to get involved in some photography-based activities exploring identity and work in Hackney.
Speakers include Richard Rieser, UK Disability History Month and Debbie Snowden, The Garden School, Hackney.
Please meet us in the reception of the museum at 4pm (the event will end by 6pm) at 1 Reading Lane, Hackney E8 1GQ. The museum is inside Hackney Service Centre (nearest station Hackney Central or buses 30, 48, 55, 106, 236, 254, 276, 277 or 394 stop nearby).
All disabled people and support groups are welcome – please email Anna Sexton, Wellbeing Co-ordinator to RSVP or find out more about taking part.
UN International Day of Disabled People