Disability Cornwall


Disability Confident


Employing disabled people is not just the right thing to do. It makes business sense, and will enhance your organisation. If your business or organisation is Disability Confident, you can support your employees, as well as your clients or customers.




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Disability Confident in Numbers...

  • There are over 11 million disabled people in the UK today
  • Disabled people contribute over £212 billion a year to the UK economy
  • More than three quarters of disabled people acquire their disability as adults
  • Nearly 7 million people of working age in the UK are disabled or have a health condition
  • For the average business, 20% of their customers are disabled people
  • Almost 5 million people care for a friend or relative.


Useful Disability Confident resources

Visit the Department for Work & Pensions Disability Confident website

Visit the Business Disability Forum website


disAbility Cornwall & Isles of Scilly is proudly funded and supported by


Garfield Weston Cornwall Community 2018 100x100_cornwall_council claretr Rank
HenrySmith Skills For Care LLODYS Independent Support


And honours the legacy of the Cornwall Disabled Association


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