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Special Work Experience

Joe White, former Assistant Headteacher at outstanding Ifield Special School (now Deputy Head at Meadowfields) talks about the WeCanAccess and Ifield School Work Experience Project. Here he describes how they made the interview process accessible for their pupils with autism or speech, language and communication needs. Covid 19 and work experience In 2020, the COVID-19

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Life with hidden disabilities

Jade is a university student, who has caring responsibilities for her younger brother. Here she talks about her brother, who has been diagnosed with Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), Anxiety, Depression, Psychosis and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). She has caring responsibilities for him and here she talks about her brother’s needs, how it impacts him

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A Carer at 14

Hi, my name is Skye and throughout my teenage years I was a young carer to my younger sister who has a rare genetic disorder. Now I am at university, I’m going to share my experience as a young carer to hopefully bring more awareness and give others some insight into my experience. About my

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