Westminster AchievAbility Commission - Media Release

Westminster AchievAbility Commission - Media Release

Please read the WAC Media Release disseminated on World Dyslexia Awareness Day, Thursday 5 October and  during  Dyslexia Awareness Week 2017.

The Media Release outlines the key findings of the two WAC surveys and the four evidence sessions and flags up the fuller report to be launched in January 2018.  The full report will outline a series of recommendations in line with the key findings.

The report overall aims are to draw attention to discriminatory practices and highlight positive initiatives in order to formulate clear recommendations.  Therefore, informing the government’s stated aim of increasing numbers of people, with disabilities in employment, by 1 million over the next ten years by presenting an evidence-based report.