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UK Disability History Month

UK Disability History Month Libguide

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About Disability History Month

UK Disability History Month (UKDHM) is an annual event creating a platform to focus on the history of the struggle for equality and human rights for disabled people.

The aims of UK Disability History Month are to:

  • Celebrate our lives as disabled people now and in the past
  • Challenge disabilism by exploring our oppression over time and now
  • Achieve equality

UK Disability History Month 2021 is from 18th November till 18th December and the joint themes for UKDHM 2021 are Disability and Hidden Impairment and Disability, Sex and Relationships.