X by X Bromley - A Community Interest Company
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Seeking Deaf or Disabled People to join our Trustee Board

If you are Deaf or Disabled and live, work or study in Bromley we have an exciting opportunity for you!

 

We are
• A friendly, vibrant user led organisation run by and for Deaf and Disabled people and carers living, working and studying in the London Borough of Bromley.
• Inclusive of ALL Disabled people and carers, including people with physical, sensory impairments, learning disability or mental health support needs and neuro-diverse people.

 

Our aims

Our staff and management committee are all Disabled people who work, study or live in the local area and are totally committed to building an inclusive and diverse society where everyone has the chance to thrive. We aim to:
• Support Deaf and Disabled people and carers to get their voices heard in policy and planning
• Provide accessible information about their rights and entitlements
• Campaign for an inclusive and accessible society
• Promote the social model of disability and independent living for Disabled people.

 

Our impact
• We have worked hard to raise the profile of Deaf and Disabled people’s issues within the local community over the past six years.
We have been successful in establishing the only Centre for Independent Living in the Borough.

 

You are someone who
• Identifies as a Deaf or Disabled person or a carer
• Wants to help Disabled people have a voice and influence in society
• Is available to attend meetings during the day time every other month
• Is willing to give your time on a volunteer basis

 

What we offer you
• Free training and skill development
• Supportive peer networks
• Volunteer expenses (at a reasonable level)

 

We welcome

People of all ages and backgrounds. Currently we are under-represented in the following groups: LGBTQ+, BAME and people with sensory impairments.

 

Join us

For more information please contact: Joanne Munn, Interim Coordinator via email:
joanne@xbyxbromley.com
or phone us on 020 8650 2102