Welsh Government’s Disability Equality Forum report: Locked out: liberating disabled people’s lives and rights in Wales beyond COVID-19

This report examines and gives evidence on the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on disabled people.

This has been controlled and co-produced by a Steering Group of disabled people representing Disabled People’s Organisations (DPOs) and disability charities, supported by Welsh Government in terms of administrative support, supplementary research expertise and data analysis.

Locked out: liberating disabled people’s lives and rights in Wales beyond COVID-19 (pdf), covers the following areas:

  • Social versus the medical models of disability
  •  Human rights
  •  Health and well-being
  •  Socio-economic disadvantages
  •  Exclusion, accessibility and citizenship

The Welsh government has also responded to this report. Access the Welsh Government’s response here (multiple formats).

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