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Disability LIB: Listen, Include, Build

(please note this project has been concluded but their website contains much legacy material and resources)

Disability LIB (Listen. Include, Build) is an alliance of 7 organisations that have joined together to support Disabled People’s Organisations in England. We can provide a wide range of support via our website, team of dedicated capacity building staff and specialist capacity building organisations.


Disability LIB services:

  • Toolkits, guides and other information in a range of formats
  • Advice from our team of Capacity Building Officers who are all disabled people with experience of working in the disability voluntary and community sector
  • Signposting to other organisations or sources of support
  • Coaching for staff or trustees to help you go from good to excellent
  • Training on a wide range of subjects from working with the media to influencing your MP
  • Workshops on topics such as fundraising, writing business plans and marketing your services
  • Peer to peer support - putting you in touch with other organisations in your area or across the world who can share their experiences and good practice
  • Specialist support in the areas of human rights, young disabled people, disabled people from BME communities and people with learning difficulties.


Recent research by Dis LIB

Are Disabled People’s Organisations supporting All Disabled People?

Lancashire’s Hidden Stories

Gypsy, Roma and Travellers, Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Black and minority ethnic communities' experience of disability.

See a summary of the full report via the link at the bottom of this page. 

To request a free copy use our contact-us page to do this.


Disability LIB contact details

If you are interested in receiving more information about Disability LIB or registering your interest to receive support please get in touch:

Telephone: 0844 800 4331 (local rate call)
Email: contact@disabilitylib.org.uk
Web: www.disabilitylib.org.uk
Post: Disability LIB
6 Market Road
N7 9PW

If you would prefer to speak a member of the Disability LIB team based at Disability Equality (nw) Ltd (formerly Preston Disc), please contact Jane or Judith or 01772 558863.


Disability LIB partners

The partners in the Disability LIB alliance are:

  • DAA
  • People First
  • Alliance Central
  • ENC
  • Disability Equality North West

Lancashire Hidden Stories" disabled people's lives now
Visit Disability LIB website

Tags: partners, disability-lib, fund-raising, voluntary, signposting,

Page Created: Sun 09/01/11 by Mel Close, Last Updated: Thu 05/01/12