Breakthrough statement Sophie Miles

Breakthrough UK statement on the death of Sophie Miles. Read more

Youth Choices gives Adam a confidence boost

“I’m hoping all of this will boost my chance to get an apprenticeship placement for the BBC as I am dedicated and motivated that I want to work for radio. "The Youth Choices course has helped me to do these things.” Read more

Caleb's Employment Story

Support from Breakthrough and the Prince’s Trust has led client Caleb to a new career in retail with Marks and Spencer. Read more

Switching Focus report outlines proposals to improve employment and pay for disabled people

Switching Focus is a report by Liz Sayce proposing an inclusive approach to employment and pay for disabled people. Read more

Volunteering a lifeline for Colin

Colin – “If you’ve got someone to walk with you side by side – you’re able to go anywhere then.” Read more

Manchester International Festival teams up with Breakthrough

Are you a disabled person who has an interest in the arts and creative industries? We have an exciting opportunity for you! Read more

Lorraine Gradwell Memorial Lecture

On Friday 8th March, a Memorial Lecture was held in memory of Lorraine Gradwell, Breakthrough's former Chief Executive and co-founder. Read more

Women's events a great success

Two events aimed at disabled women and organisations working with them, have been a great success. Democracy Disability & Devolution is a Breakthrough UK project funded by the Government Equalities Office - the Women's Vote Centenary Project. Read more

Tell us about your experiences of NHS Health Screening!

Please take 5 minutes to tell us about your experiences of accessing NHS Health Screening Programmes in our health survey Read more

Talent Match video showcases successes

Our Talent Match project may be coming to an end soon, but the stories of client successes remain! Take a look at the video made by Greater Manchester Talent Match, featuring client Matt and Talent Coach Richard, for a flavour of what the project has been all about. Read more