We’ve gathered together some useful links for disabled people who are looking to find work or increase their independence.

Most of the organisations listed are based within Greater Manchester, some are national.

Please do get in touch to let us know what other information you would find useful, or if you think any of the information on these pages should be changed. Links do not represent endorsements:

Advice Providers


Benefits Advice

Disabled People’s Organisations in Greater Manchester

Diversity Partners

Employment, Training & Volunteering

Hate Crime

Housing Advice

Money Advice

Voting and Democracy

Latest News

  • Manchester Lived Experience Leaders
    Are you a disabled person, or do you have lived experience of disability or a long-term health condition? Do you live in the city of Manchester? Could you use your lived experience and knowledge to make Manchester a better place for disabled people? If so we would love to hear from you! We have a … Read more

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Impact Review

Read more about the things we do at Breakthrough UK – the differences we make and the positive things we do for disabled people in Greater Manchester. Read More >

Administration Address

Breakthrough’s administration address has changed to:

Registered Office – Breakthrough UK
132-134 Great Ancoats Street,
M4 6DE

Personal Budgets

If you receive either type of Personal Budget, or employ your own Personal Assistant, we have a range of services to take the stress out of organising your finances. Our services are designed by disabled people, for disabled people.

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Disability Design Reference Group

We manage the highly successful Disability Design Reference Group (DDRG) on behalf of Transport for Greater Manchester (TfGM).

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