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The Disabilities Trust leads the way on gender pay

The Disabilities Trust unveiled gender pay figures which show that we are bucking the trend and that, overall, women working within the Trust's 1,500-strong staff team earned slightly more than men in 2017.
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Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust releases Outcome Report 2017

The Brain Injury Rehabilitation Trust (BIRT) is proud to be one of the very few specialist brain injury providers which publishes its outcomes and we have now released our latest Outcome Report 2017.
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22 March
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Autism community houses celebrate Good CQC rating

‘Cotswold’, one of The Disability Trust’s community houses in Bedford, was rated Good by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) across all five areas of safe, effective, caring, responsive and well-led.

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22 March
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Ferenc’s passion for glass-blowing

Ferenc is an autistic gentleman who lives at The Maples in Reading. Although bilingual, he chooses not to speak, instead communicating mainly through his own dialect of signing.

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20 March
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Taking steps towards an autism-friendly workplace

A team of people at EDF Energy in Crawley attended a presentation by Danielle Prendergast of The Disabilities Trust, about the types of adaptations they can make in their workplace to enable an employee with autism to work in an office successfully.

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