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Scope = Equality for disabled people. We won't stop until we achieve a society where all disabled people enjoy equality and fairness.

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Joined Twitter 2/9/09


Have you kept active during lockdown? @DisRightsUK have created a survey to find out what is helping to keep disab… https://t.co/gwcshyjjFAIt falls to disabled people to buy PPE for their support staff. But many are struggling to access supplies. Email y… https://t.co/ljUvAlSL4q @Herring1967 Happy Birthday Richard, from all of us at Team Scope! 💜 We hope you have a fantastic day 🎉
7/12
2020
We still need to address the massive issue of disability employment. Disabled people have been hit hard by the pand… https://t.co/LjXXBgnYOt"As an autistic person, the post-lockdown world has the potential to isolate people more so than before." Cheryl s… https://t.co/qkPc6eYMAUOur shops are open! If you’ve had a #lockdown clear out, it’s time to bring in your items! To find out more, visi… https://t.co/9PZtAbY480
7/11
2020
We're recruiting for a number of roles to support the expansion of our Support to Work Service in Leeds and Manches… https://t.co/48XlYuXs91Our helpline programme lead Rob Kelly reflects on seeing our helpline on screen in the BBC 2 documentary Alex Brook… https://t.co/n5tegf9XdoAre you disabled and applying for jobs? Based in London, Leeds or Wales? Kickstart is a free one-to-one support pr… https://t.co/m9cBEEWFeO
7/10
2020
Almost 2000 people have written to their MP to say that disabled people #WontBeForgotten. It takes 2 minutes to j… https://t.co/sabGAyksEu#journorequest I’m trying to get in touch with a disabled person who’s been to the hairdressers since they reopened… https://t.co/InAzkjLtLE
Retweeted by Scope"These past three months have been a hard time for everyone. Particularly disabled people... But there have been po… https://t.co/KXcRmMTXRU“Whilst it’s been a challenging few weeks for the whole country, it has been difficult yet rewarding work helping t… https://t.co/G1oT4uahD3
7/9
2020
Calling all Doctor Who fans...The TARDIS awaits you! Thanks to @WhoHats, who have put together a #DoctorWho charit… https://t.co/fE8ePBT2PnIf you are vulnerable, visit our website to find tips on how you can get food, medicine and essentials to avoid lea… https://t.co/VLiHShlMpy
7/8
2020
If you’ve had a #lockdown clear out, we’d love to give your items a new home. Each bag donated raises £20 enabling… https://t.co/EbC6ZKVyUW @Kareno1975 Good luck Karen, you'll do great! Thanks for being part of #TeamScope 💜 - MikaelaWe agree, Sam. It’s important to get the economy moving again, but that must not come at the expense of disabled p… https://t.co/AlOOWqSpIMDevelop your skills and make a positive first impression with Starting Line, a pre-employment training programme de… https://t.co/l70sFpiffj
7/7
2020
Everyone should feel they'll be treated equally by doctors, but 2/3 disabled people are worried. Send your MP an em… https://t.co/7lxvB3fiZzAmazing resources and a great idea for raising essential funds for Scope! Thanks so much @missgeog92 💜 https://t.co/wF2lEpi59nAre you a disabled young person aged 14+ who wants to speak about your life and experiences? Focus groups Monday… https://t.co/3vlFtlNXeQ
7/6
2020
Check out Disability and Me documentary by @alex_brooker Starts at 9pm today on BBC 2 - it's a frank, forthright… https://t.co/NhAk8AO225Check out @alex_brooker Disability and Me - 9pm today on BBC - it's a frank and forthright documentary. Features a… https://t.co/3HWW24GYm9
7/5
2020
@GlamourMagUK calling out #Accessibility in the #fashion industry. Includes research by @scope 68% of disabled peop… https://t.co/SLlet3QhA5This isn't right. Some of the hardest hit shouldn't be the last thought of. Take 2 minutes to email your MP to tell… https://t.co/Xih5iGE2eU
7/4
2020
Many people will be happy the #lockdown is easing, but for some disabled people that brings increased risk and unce… https://t.co/ByPmb35b5LWe hope you had a fabulous and safe #PrideMonth. We know that everything has been different this year but with… https://t.co/M3g9dbPChdWhether you are seeking support, reassurance, guidance or friendship, you’ll always get a big warm welcome when you… https://t.co/icuA8XUTbv
7/3
2020
Stand by people like @osayuki24 and Lizzi. Email your MP to tell them disabled people #WontBeForgotten during this… https://t.co/JIIf7ldHpFWe’ve all been swapping notes on our experiences of lockdown. Join young disabled campaigners Lizzi and @osayuki24https://t.co/6W5Tx3DAejAt the end of the football season they say the table doesn't lie 💜 @ScopeBigHack looked at the #accessibility featu… https://t.co/aA7jbv06Ys @DobbinHannah Welcome back Hannah 😊We want to provide an opportunity for people over 25 with Cerebral Palsy or a similar condition to get together and… https://t.co/G3f4fugiIm
7/2
2020
ICYMI @FullLivesESRC in partnership with @scope hosted a Tweet Chat with disabled young people about what's importa… https://t.co/dqkxoEQCF2Stats show two thirds of people who have died because of Covid-19 were disabled “The vastly higher mortality rate o… https://t.co/Jx1tJid0LhWe’ve had many questions from disabled people who are worried about their benefits during COVID-19. If you have co… https://t.co/tTq7dk3PxI
7/1
2020
We hope you had a happy and safe #PrideMonth. Things have been different this year, and for some disabled people, i… https://t.co/rzDaKAbjIdMeet Kevin! Just one of our Kickstart advisers ready to provide you with one-to-one employment support during thes… https://t.co/9MnVwYWJWT
6/30
2020
Local MP @DavidEvennett visits our Bexleyheath shop ✅ Socially distant ✅ One way system around the shop ✅ Screens… https://t.co/JIYbXDMfXW @TraceyBracewell @johnpringdns @Danwhite1972 @samrenke Hi Cody, Wishing you a happy birthday belatedly, we hope y… https://t.co/OpdnbNMfcHInvestigation by @Forbes journalist Gus Alexiou in to Do Not Resuscitate notices includes @Scope research "63% of d… https://t.co/hnGQRiyURIMeet Gina! Just one of our Career Pathways advisers ready to set you on the path to succeed, no matter matter wher… https://t.co/AMOXwnuEAd
6/29
2020
Our online community has helped people like Ami deal with their feelings of isolation, through friendship and valu… https://t.co/pyjFqm9VMJYou may feel uneasy, stressed or anxious during this difficult time. This is a normal reaction, particularly if you… https://t.co/BSgDT7vJNA
6/28
2020
Currently, there's no legal requirement for video on-demand services (including catch-up TV) to provide access serv… https://t.co/4ukfLHidlOOur Parents Connect sessions are currently running on Zoom! Chat with parents of disabled children at our Coffee,… https://t.co/RcsaWG7Wt7
6/27
2020
Now even more of our shops are open! If you’ve had a #lockdown clear out, we’d love to give your items a new home… https://t.co/R1x7GNfKt2"I’m 25 and have hearing loss, central vision loss, and am a wheelchair user due to several rare illnesses. "I’m c… https://t.co/iNrE9iQRyDWe’ve had many questions from disabled people who are worried about their benefits during COVID-19. If you have co… https://t.co/NLe5Qy31g8
6/26
2020
Whether you're part of a team or a solo warrior, 'At Home Superheroes' challenge allows you to set the rules! You s… https://t.co/BgKkNDesQyFor any budding solicitors in training, we have the perfect opportunity for you below 👇 https://t.co/u5XjFQTGDK @tigerfish4 @johnpringdns @DisabilityLab @DrFrancesRyan Hi Sara, We would recommend reaching out to our helpline,… https://t.co/bIPHedNHsEWhile shielding will be eased from the 6 July, it still presents many challenges for disabled people and their fami… https://t.co/CQaJs3kdl4
6/25
2020
For some disabled people, it's hard to join the crowds and be heard at this time. This is especially important at t… https://t.co/6Wq1vzbZuS✅All donations will be quarantined for a minimum of 72 hours ✅Social distancing will be in place and reduced num… https://t.co/0qK60UfgcRFeel safe when visiting our stores in the knowledge we are taking every precaution to ensure the safety of our cust… https://t.co/1wjOwsiD1b
6/24
2020
@123_nabincs Hi Nabin, Unfortunately our services are only available in England and Wales, you can find out more… https://t.co/PYHr3wG0hpFace coverings are now mandatory on public transport. Here's what we think https://t.co/oOvr3qCZ0D But let us know… https://t.co/gaoVwLfu5b @mumdoingherbest We have just read your post and wanted to let you know that our helpline team might be able to hel… https://t.co/hWpnVZdEPiDisabled people are being let down by streaming service accessibility features. Research from @ScopeBigHack reveals… https://t.co/6Cx5bj1ncE"Develop your skills and make a positive first impression with Starting Line, a pre-employment training programme d… https://t.co/5FPfankHQn
6/23
2020
"Disabled people have often felt forgotten during the pandemic... The government needs to gain disabled people’s tr… https://t.co/pRzIooioN8 @LcLaueaclarke79 @sallyjbolton @Autism @MindCharity @CarersTrust Hi Laura, May we recommend contacting our helpli… https://t.co/RAvjjOqswDGreat news as US Open backtracks on wheelchair omission. Sporting events need to be safe and adapt, but that should… https://t.co/xfc3eNbe6q @zihan_ding @DisabilityGovUK @RNIB Hi Zihan, We would recommend sharing this with our online community… https://t.co/AdJ4iaHfZ2Now even more of our shops are open! Why not visit us to see what great bargains and hidden treasures you can fin… https://t.co/3D0ocR8dD1 @uzonwuga @AtaxiaUK @CarersTrust Hi Uzo, We would recommend getting in touch with our helpline, a team of special… https://t.co/HxfVsrTIPY
6/22
2020
Meet Bruna! Just one of our Kickstart advisers ready to provide you with one-to-one support when applying for jobs… https://t.co/8BvaSZKgCqHappy father’s day 😀 ✅Sometimes we all need a bit of extra support ✅Our Parents Connect session covers everything y… https://t.co/vuMNTeXuyN
6/21
2020
Time to share the love, and raise money for charity. Three simple steps #nowsharethelove 1. Make a ❤️ 2. Post your… https://t.co/s24IGcGMJoLooking for a job? – we have an employment training and support programme for disabled people in Wales. It’s based… https://t.co/1ilSLiBSLR
6/20
2020
This week is Loneliness Awareness Week… and we’re highlighting the how disabled people are coping with the… https://t.co/7YsYfyaOvvThe vastly higher mortality rate of disabled people is a damning result of disabled people being forgotten about an… https://t.co/AW4kURdCNpFrom Monday 22 June, we’re opening even more shops! If you’ve had a #lockdown clear out, we’d love to give your it… https://t.co/JjyQ8jLytrAs this week is Loneliness Awareness Week we're sharing how the #lockdown has impacted on disabled people and their… https://t.co/DwABl9jtrF
6/19
2020
We are deeply saddened to hear about the passing of Dame Vera Lynn. Starting in the 1950's, Dame Vera had a long… https://t.co/ZzyFD0WqaaThis week is Loneliness Awareness Week… and we’re highlighting the how disabled people are coping with the… https://t.co/pnxupbu27B16 of our wonderful shops are open💜. Takings on the first day £5,000 on a standard trading Monday👕. Huge thank you… https://t.co/acoC43GNoL @gavinlyrics82 Hi Gavin, Thanks for sharing your blog with us, we would recommend posting in our online community… https://t.co/FCRtkkIl4O
6/18
2020
These are just some of the topics #disabled people and their families have been asking us about since COVID-19.… https://t.co/2A8ZLqTs9ZYour challenge, your way – the new ‘At Home Superheroes’ challenge - running, walking, hopping, pushing or swimming… https://t.co/VYyL3nO5nOYou can find fabulous bargains and hidden treasure in our shops. Check out https://t.co/x4CFnDUQP5 to find your nea… https://t.co/h5yakoqaph @Leezylon Sorry to hear that! Thanks for letting us know, we hope this gets resolved for you soon. Please let us kn… https://t.co/DeeO36lr2w @Brend526 @SteveBroach @Autism @contactfamilies @SpcialNdsJungle Hi Brenda, Thank you for sharing your experience… https://t.co/aRNUidYjw8 @Leezylon Hi Leon, Thank you for sharing your blog with us, this would be great to share with our online communit… https://t.co/BeGdixEWPj
6/17
2020
@lizmac307 @BlindDad_Uk @5_News @ajjenkins @jeffica @guidedogs @Kika_GuideDog Hi Liz, Thank you for sharing your… https://t.co/rhM9Uh2Cn9 @ellen__jones Hi Ellen, We would recommend reaching out to our helpline team, a team of specialists that can prov… https://t.co/3q1wKAnmBmLockdown is having a devastating impact on disabled children and their families – new report from @DCPcampaignhttps://t.co/RgyZNCqEiF @Rob_Reed Hi Rob, Thank you for bringing to our attention, it should be visible again now. We can confirm we will… https://t.co/2GRFeY3YE2Has your MP read The Disability Report? Ask them to take urgent action in parliament during this pandemic. Send… https://t.co/NQi1aVR7UBLooking to speak to a disabled person who has had their social care cut during the coronavirus pandemic. E: frances… https://t.co/0gPoZdIC0m
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6/16
2020
New regulations make it mandatory to wear face coverings on public transport. “It is important to recognise that fo… https://t.co/wuFjtK049t @firebladegriff Hi Keith, Thank you for reaching out to us, to best deal with your enquiry, may we recommend reach… https://t.co/AihmVr8wBBGain an insight on what it is like to have Autism in lockdown. Our guest author, Ben, shares his perspective on t… https://t.co/hM6XNxusA0Today is the day the first 16 of our wonderful shops reopen 💜 If you’ve had a #lockdown clear out, we’d love you… https://t.co/OmSFu7xk4p
6/15
2020
Whether you are seeking support, reassurance, guidance or friendship, you’ll always get a big warm welcome when you… https://t.co/lXk9pPfTGPMeet Kevin! Just one of our Kickstart advisers ready to provide you with one-to-one employment support during thes… https://t.co/6LCaXFEtcl
6/14
2020
“We’ve taken hundreds of calls and emails from disabled people desperately worried about their situation and interp… https://t.co/nedSOSh8xwFrom 15 June we’re reopening some of our shops! If you’ve had a #lockdown clear out, we’d love to give your items a… https://t.co/uwkaZmb7CB
6/13
2020

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