In Deaf Awareness Week, Civil Service Deaf and Hard of Hearing Network Champion Debbie Alder writes about a valuable resource in preparation that is designed to help us all understand the challenges faced by our colleagues who are deaf or hard of hearing.
Debbie Alder is HR Director General for the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) and chair of the Civil Service HR Capability Board. She is also the Civil Service Deaf and Hard of Hearing Champion, and Disability Champion at DWP.
To mark Mental Health Awareness Week and its theme for this year, body image, Debbie Alder introduces Michelle's story of how body-shaming has affected her mental health.
Debbie Alder, chair of the new HR (Human Resources) Capability Board, on why HR is the place to be and how great HR will help us make the Civil Service vision a reality.
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