working with disability

Mental Health Awareness Week 2021

The theme for Mental Health Awareness Week 2021 is “Connect with Nature”, highlighting the important role nature can play in boosting wellbeing.

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AFK named as a top UK charity for impact

AFK has been named “the best of the best” on Circle Acts’ list of the best UK charities to donate to for high-impact giving.

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Meet AFK’s new CEO!

AFK’s new CEO David Coe introduces himself to our community in this guest blog.

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International Women’s Day 2021

Celebrate International Women’s Day on March 8th with my AFK

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Barclays gives £100,000 to my AFK

The Barclays 100×100 UK COVID-19 Community Relief Fund has given £100,000 to Hornsey-based charity AFK–Working With Disability (formerly Action For Kids).

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Disabled People or People With Disabilities?

A guest blog from Esi Hardy of Celebrating Disability, shared with permission from her series Disability Inclusion Bites.

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Partnerships making a difference

Delvon joined my AFK from Haringey Sixth Form in September 2019 as part of the Haringey Employment Support Programme, which supports disabled Haringey residents aged 18-25 into paid employment.

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Supporting young people with learning disabilities to adapt to lockdown

To help combat the challenges of COVID lockdown, my AFK are providing online video sessions offering a wide range of support to our staff, vounteers and trainees.

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my AFK’s Virtual Talent Show!

Welcome to AFK’s first virtual talent show. Join us for the grand final on April 25th!

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One Dear World: celebrating diversity with new range of disability dolls

One Dear World has launched a new crowdfunding campaign to expand their range of multicultural dolls to include six new inclusive disability dolls.

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