Breakthrough’s Tribute to Jane Annis

We were very sad and shocked to learn of the death of Breakthrough volunteer, client and women’s peer group member, Jane Annis, earlier this month. Jane has been a big part of Breakthrough for several years, working closely with so many of us on different projects. Jane was a massive part of the Women’s Side by Side Peer [Continue reading…]

Covid-19 and the rights of disabled people

Covid-19 and the rights of disabled people Open Statement from Disabled People’s Organisations and Allies – February 2021 Coronavirus has hit disabled people hard. 60% of deaths from coronavirus have been those of Disabled People. Disabled People have struggled to access healthcare, social care and food and many have been left without the £20 weekly uplift [Continue reading…]