Help to Make your Business Accessible to Disabled Customers

There are over 35,000 disabled people living in Hackney, nearly 15% of the total population. It makes good business sense to ensure that your premises and the goods and services you offer are accessible to disabled people.

Please use the links below that provide a range of useful information:

Making your Premises, Goods and Services Accessible to Disabled People

The guide from the Equality and Human Rights Commission focuses on making your premises physically accessible, while these pages from Invest Northern Ireland also explain how you can change the way you work as a business to accommodate a disabled person’s needs.

Employing Disabled Staff

Employing Disabled People and People with Health Conditions provides all the information you need when employing disabled staff, and providing support with their career.

Communicating with Disabled People

These guides cover all areas of communication with disabled people from appropriate language and images, to channels and formats.