Would you like to:

  • Build a more diverse and stable workforce?
  • Make your services more effective and accessible?
  • Meet your obligations under the Equality Act?
  • Promote a more positive image of your organisation?
  • Promote equality and social inclusion?
  • Ensure that disabled people are fully involved in your decision making processes?

Breakthrough trainers work with organisations across all sectors on disability, employment and independent living.  Our innovative and practical approach to disability equality results in tangible benefits and culture change.

We also supply speakers and workshop facilitators for conferences, events and research projects.

All our trainers and speakers are disabled people, who combine expertise in their fields with lived experience of disabling barriers. Please get in touch to discuss how we can work with you to bring about positive change.

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    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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