Rethinking Disability FAQs

For your convenience, our most common customer questions are answered right here.

Facilitators

Do I need to have a disability to take part?

No, you could be part of a team working on an activity.


Is it open to all disabled people?

Yes, if you have an idea or something to say then get involved.


How do I decide what the workshop is about?

Choose something you are passionate about and we will help you with your idea.


Do I need any qualifications?

No, this is about your lived experience and what you want to tell people about.


How much time will I have to commit?

This will depend according to how complicated you make your workshop. Once completed it may be 3-4 hours a week or month depending on our bookings


What is in it for me?

Lots!

  • Confidence building.
  • Training and facilitating skills.
  • Experience for your C.V.
  • Discount on SA trips.
  • All expenses paid and refreshments where necessary.
  • Being part of an organisation that will change the way society thinks about disability.
  • We give you a voice.

Clients

What are the benefits for my organisation?

You’ll notice benefits in may areas, including:

  • Customer service.
  • Team building vs isolation in workforce.
  • Universal design such as good lighting or clear instructions are good for everyone.
  • Purple pound.
  • Makes disability ordinary not oppressive. Everyone is disabled by something but in general they are not oppressed because of their impairment.
  • Looks at the world from a different perspective and leads to increased creativity & problem solving.
  • Foster realistic compassion.

Where do the workshops happen?

We can come to your organisation or work with you to book a suitable venue.


How much does it cost?

Per person £? Maximum/Minimum number in session. Discount for social enterprises and charities.


How long are the workshops?

2 hours


Can I focus on one disability or are they general?

We can tailor them to you as we are building a ‘library’ of activities.


Still can’t find an answer to your question? Reach out directly through our Contact Us page.