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Making the Unseen Seen – The ARDEnt report is released

Making the Unseen Seen – The ARDEnt report is released

  Rare disease and the lessons learned from the COVID-19 pandemic   At the beginning of the Covid-19 pandemic of early 2020, a group of concerned advocates came together to take Action for Rare Disease Empowerment (ARDEnt). The ARDEnt group’s aim was to shed...
Your ABC of LGBT

Your ABC of LGBT

The small charities coalition have arranged a LGBT session about how our language makes a difference. Tuesday 2nd February 2021 from 15:00 – 16:00 This short session will explore some of the more common terms used in relation to discussions with and about LGBT...
Let’s Talk Diversity

Let’s Talk Diversity

We are excited to announce the next stage of our project called ‘Let’s Talk Diversity.’ The films have been launched!! Check them out on our campaign page  At Breaking Down Barriers (BDB) we are always looking for new ways to develop our knowledge and understanding...
Fact or Fiction? You need to know…

Fact or Fiction? You need to know…

During this Covid-19 pandemic, we are all bombarded with so much news, how do we know what is fact or fiction? It is important that we listen to the facts, so we can make informed choices for ourselves and our loved ones. One area of concern has been about the...
Get on Board!

Get on Board!

Breaking Down Barriers is a network of patient organisations, support groups and community networks working together to develop supportive and inclusive services for individuals and families affected by genetic conditions. Addressing health inequalities is at the...