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A million futures: halving the disability employment gap – Scope

A new report from UK disability charity, Scope, notes that 48% of disabled people interviewed felt that flexible working would have helped them stay in work.

Flexible working is viewed of as beneficial to disabled people allows them to work around fluctuating conditions, recovery and other changes related to disability. However, only 1 in 3 reported being offered the flexibility they needed – pushing many disabled people and their carers into long-term unemployment.

Read more on Scope’s blog.