Abby Moorcroft is the founder of Colourblind Zebra and creates badges, pins, clothing, cards and more to raise awareness of chronic illness and chronic pain along with acceptance of neurodivergence and disability. Read her story to learn about how art helped her to process her experiences and how her hobby became a business.
Abby Moorcroft tells us how her art helped her process her experience and find her community, and how her hobby became a rewarding business.
Carol Vickers is the founder of Created by Carol and makes solid silver jewellery with a purpose. Read her story to learn about why she went into silversmithing and how her world opened up during lockdown.
Carol Vickers tells us how she went into silversmithing in response to NHS delays, why she’s an avid YouTuber, and how her world opened up during the covid lockdown.
Leah Holroyd is the founder of White Bicycle Ltd and was named one of the Top 10 in the Telegraph/NatWest 100 Female Entrepreneurs to Watch list. Read her story to learn more about accessibility and inclusive learning.
Taking Accessibility Up a Gear
Leah Holroyd tells us about being named as one of the Top 10 in the Telegraph/NatWest 100 Female Entrepreneurs to Watch list, what it’s like working with her brother, and how improving accessibility benefits us all.
Laura Dolphin is the founder of Dolphin Outsourcing. Needing flexibility to get back and into employment, she realised that she could not be the only one with flexible working as a priority, and so set about taking things into her own hands.
Laura Dolphin tells us about her late diagnosis with fibromyalgia and her passion for making working truly flexible for everyone.
Celia Hensman is the founder of The Disability Policy Centre: the first think tank of its kind in the United Kingdom. It is disabled-led and dedicated to the advancement and development of policy, ensuring that accessibility is at the heart of conversation, consultation, and legislation.
The Disability Policy Centre
Celia Hensman tells us how she has spent her life fighting against how people view her, her fight for life, and how she pushes herself every day to do everything she can in her power to change the lives of other disabled people.
Vanessa Barzasi is the founder of BioBright, which supplies beautiful algae plants for homes, offices and businesses. Read her story to learn how she set up business with her brother, how covid changed her life, and why algae is the future of interior design.