Our Vision: 

To make a positive difference to the lives of the one billion disabled people around the world by 2030. 

Our Mission

To change the way we think about disability through co-design, collaboration, and innovation. The dedicated research, teaching and practice centre will provide a platform for the talents of disabled people and the expertise of practitioners, academics and local communities. Over the next ten years, we will become the leading place to come to research, study, practice and share disability innovations. We will work across institutions, sectors and faculties.

Our Themes 

Assistive Tech, Disability Inclusive International Development, Inclusive Design, Arts and Culture, Accessibility of the Built Environment, Disability Sport, Corporate Social Responsibility.

Our Founding Partners

Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, UCL, UAL: London College of Fashion, Loughborough University London, Leonard Cheshire Disability, V&A, Sadlers Wells, The Helen Hamlyn Centre For Design