Sharon Tiday on her Campaign for Disability Awareness Lessons in School

Sharon Tiday, from Plymouth, UK, is a mum on a mission. The mum of 3 to Shannon and Stacey, both 6 and Jack, 11, set up last year a Facebook group ‘Campaign for Disability Awareness Lessons in schools‘ and is campaigning for disability awareness lessons to be part of the curriculum in all mainstream schools. […]

Step into my Shoes campaign by Campaign for Disability Awareness Lessons

Plymouth, UK – The Step into my Shoes campaign is a message that we wish to promote with our disability awareness stalls and workshops. Step into my Shoes is our very own interactive disability awareness stall at various fetes and workshops around the Plymouth area. The campaign is all about changing society’s perceptions towards people […]

Campaign for Disability Awareness nominated for Pride of Plymouth Award

Plymouth, Campaign for Disability Awareness Lessons (CFDAL) – We have reported on this campaign several times and our last report can be read here.  Sharon Tiday, founder of CFDAL recently got in touch with us to tell us the exciting news that they have now been shortlisted for a Pride of Plymouth Community Award. Sharon […]

Campaign For Disability Awareness Lessons launch campaign video and poster

Plymouth,Campaign For Disability Awareness (CFDA) – has started running a project in order to raise disability awareness. They are asking its followers to post on social media a selfie and what disability they want to raise awareness for. This is done by writing, ‘Awareness  4’ with the disability that the individual wished to represent, followed […]

Campaign For Disability Awareness Holds Charity Disco Night

Plymouth, Devon, Campaign for Disability Awareness,  CFDA –  held a charity disco night at St Aidan’s Church, Ernesettle on August 22  to help raise funds for the campaign. Autism Daily Newscast has reported about CFDA on many occasions, the story of how they set up can be read here. Sharon Tiday, founder of CFDA told […]

Campaign for Disability Awareness Lessons – Radio Interview

Campaign for Disability Awareness Lessons (CFDA) – The aim of CFDA is to raise more awareness around the issues of disability within schools and to make disability awareness lessons part of the mainstream school curriculum. Sharon Tiday, whose 11 year old son has High Functioning Autism, co-founded the group with Louise Steer whose daughter, also […]

Sharon Tiday and her Campaign for Disability Awareness Lessons

Sharon Tiday, Campaign for Disability Awareness Lessons – was founded because of Sharon’s experiences of bringing up her three children, two of whom have additional needs. Her son, 11 has high functioning autism and one of her twin daughters, 7 has mild cerebral Palsy and ME, (chronic fatigue syndrome). Autism Daily Newscast reported on Sharon […]