Disabled Living Foundation and Shaw Trust partnership agreed
The Disabled Living Foundation (DLF), a national charity providing impartial advice, information and training on independent living for over 50 years, joined forces with Shaw Trust in 2014.
About Shaw Trust: www.shaw-trust.org.uk
Shaw Trust is a national charity that helps people facing disadvantage into work, gain skills and take control of their futures. Over the past thirty years, the Trust has striven to combine its charitable heart with its commercial brain to provide the very best support to the people it was set up to serve.
Shaw Trust is the largest third sector contractor for the Department for Work and Pensions. It delivers both mainstream (Work Programme) and specialist (Work Choice) employment support schemes across Britain and helps over 50,000 people per year. It also helps people gain skills and into work via a wide range of other activities including education, skills, retail and volunteering as well as health and social enterprise projects.
About the Disabled Living Foundation: www.dlf.org.uk
The Disabled Living Foundation (DLF) has been providing impartial advice, information and training on independent living since 1969. Its mission is to help people deal with the impact of disability or advancing age and to maintain choice, independence and control over their lives. It does this by giving access to expert advice and impartial information that makes a practical difference to daily life.