We are the Disability Network

Staff Disability Network

The Greater Manchester Mental Health NHS Foundation Trust Disability Network is for all staff with a disability or long-term health condition and their allies who work for the Trust. The group provides a platform for disabled colleagues to be able to support one another, share work related experiences and influence GMMH future policy/practice.

Membership

Membership is open to all GMMH staff with disabilities or long-term health condition and their allies.

Aims

  • Provide a regular forum for discussing disability related issues at work.
  • Provide networking opportunities/meeting other people with lived experience of disability.
  • Offer support, advice and information to all staff members.
  • Make sure that relevant information form disabled staff is communicated back to GMMH.
  • Disseminate disability related information to all staff across GMMH.
  • Educate and promote good practice regarding staff disability, across the GMMH footprint.
  • Develop a newsletter to inform all staff about disability the network and the support available to them.
  • Help make GMMH a great place to work.

How Can I Join the Network?

For more information or to join please email disabilitystaffnetwork@gmmh.nhs.uk.