Liverpool based ADHD Foundation celebrates double award success

ADHD Foundation is celebrating double awards success after winning the Community Organisation Award for Disability at the National Diversity Awards and being nominated as Charity of the Year at the European Diversity Awards. The foundation has been recognised for its ground-breaking work supporting children, young people and their families living with ADHD. Dr Tony Lloyd, chief executive of ADHD Foundation, collected the UK Diversity Award at a ceremony … Read More

‘What A Night -The National Diversity Awards.’

What A Night -The National Diversity Awards. September 17, 2018 – Sophe Ward What can I say, I was looking forward to the Diversity awards beforehand but it out did all my expectations ten fold. It was truly what dreams are made of and an incredible night. It was an honour to be shortlisted, especially out of so many nominees but … Read More

Warwick Davis wins Celebrity of the Year at the 2018 National Diversity Awards

Warwick Davis was clearly thrilled to receive a 2018 National Diversity Award tonight for his work on behalf of Little People UK. Winning Celebrity of the Year, he dedicated his award to Little People UK. ‘I dedicate this award to the members of #LittlePeopleUK, individuals with dwarfism throughout the UK & the world… you are all #PositivelyUnique.’ Warwick Davis is … Read More

Tottington-based campaign group Fightback4Justice shortlisted for National Diversity Award

Whittington-based campaign group Fightback4Justice shortlisted for a  National Diversity Award. Fightback4Justice, which is based in Bury Road, will go up against groups from across the country after being shortlisted for the community organisation award for disability. The non-profit organisation, which supports disabled people with applications and appeals for a range of welfare benefits and also campaigns for change, received about … Read More

Rachel Jury shortlisted for National Diversity Awards 2018

Rachel is in the rare position of having two stomas – an ileostomy for her small bowel and a urostomy for urine. And far from hiding it away, she’s spoken out to help others in her blog, Rocking2Stomas. “I got ill 10 years ago when I was 21 with a rare disease and now have two stomas as a result,” … Read More

ADHD Foundation shortlisted at National Diversity Awards

THE ADHD Foundation has been shortlisted for the Community Organisation Award for Disability at the National Diversity Awards 2018. The charity has been recognised for its ground-breaking work supporting children, young people and their families living with ADHD. The awards ceremony will take place at Liverpool’s Anglican Cathedral on 14 September. National Diversity Awards (NDA) celebrates the achievements of people … Read More

Cricket is tackling sexism in India’s schools

Hundreds of thousands of pupils in schools across India are getting lessons in the art of cricket. But for a country which counts the sport as a national passion, these classes are not about finding another cricket superstar such as Virat Kohli. Instead the aim is to challenge gender stereotypes and promote equality between the sexes. Sumita Kumari, a teacher … Read More

Hertfordshire Police Officer shortlisted in UK diversity awards

A serving police officer from Hertfordshire Constabulary has been shortlisted for the Positive Role Model Award for Disability at this year’s National Diversity Awards (NDAs). A total of 24,584 people were nominated for NDAs this year and 124 nominees from across the country are being recognised for their achievements. Community organisations and role models will head to the Liverpool Anglican … Read More