Student Support & Wellbeing

UK Disability History Month

UK Disability History Month (UKDHM) is an annual event creating a platform to focus on the history of the struggle for equality and human rights. The following are events taking place between Wednesday 22nd November and Friday 15th December.

Programme of events

Wednesday 22nd November

Thursday 23rd November

Friday 24th November

Tuesday 28th November

Wednesday 29th November

Disability history, bleeding hearts and parasite people. Wednesday 29 November 2017, 18:00. This lecture will take place in Darwin Conference Suite, University of Kent, Canterbury, CT2 7NY. This lecture is part of the UK Disabiliy History Month (UKDHM) programme hosted by Student Support and Wellbeing at the University of Kent. For more details of what is happening for UKDHM, please visit:

Thursday 30th November

  • Mindfulness Workshop:
    • For staff: Location: Jarman Building: 08:00
    • For students: Location: Keynes Student Quiet Room (LG corridor, Keynes): 13:00

Friday 1st December

Tuesday 5th December

Wednesday 6th December

Thursday 7th December

Friday 8th December

Thursday 14th December

Useful resources

Here you will find links to interesting related materials to raise awareness of accessibility and the experiences of disabled people:

Contact Student Support and Wellbeing.

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Last Updated: 29/11/2017