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Our manifesto for an equal future.

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We're Scope, the disability equality charity in England and Wales. We provide practical information and emotional support when it's most needed, and campaign relentlessly to create a fairer society.

Advice and support

We're here with practical information and emotional support whenever you need it.

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Disability in the UK

  • There are 16 million disabled people in the UK.

  • Life costs an extra £975 a month on average if you're disabled.

  • 11% of children in the UK are disabled.

  • Disabled people are almost twice as likely to be unemployed.

Online community

Our online forum is a vibrant and supportive space to get advice and information, and talk to people with similar experiences.

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Charity shops

Pick up a bargain or give us the stuff you don't want, and help disabled children get the best start in life.

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Find an event

Challenge yourself and raise money for Scope, or come along to one of our special events.

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Find out what getting the best start in life means to disabled children and their families in our Now is the time campaign video on YouTube

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  • Southern Cooperative partnership
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