About us

Focus on Disability Foundation (UK) is a UK based charity with registered number 1157043 working to support the charitable work of Focus on Disability Foundation (Nigeria) with registered number 55019 and alongside partner organisations in Nigeria to achieve equal rights for the people with disabilities

Abiodun Paseda

Founder / Project Lead

Ayodele Awobona

Secretary

Shola Alli

Global Ambassador

Ibrahim Kwame Asante.

Global Ambassador

    Our Objectives

    Focus on Disability Foundation gives people with disabilities real choice about how they live their lives

    1. To enable children and adults with disabilities to be self-sufficient and integrated into society rather than spend a life in an institutional setting.
    2. To provide the children and adults with disabilities with necessary life and social skills
    3. To educate families and communities about the needs of children and adults with disabilities and special needs
    4. To provide education materials and disability aids to achieve their potentials.
    5. To develop the physical, mental, emotional and social skills of children and adults with disabilities and special needs

    Vision

    Our vision is of a transformed society where people with disabilities can live life to the full

    Our Mission

    We work with people with disabilities and their families to achieve real choice,independence and opportunity. We do this through our expertise,the breadth and quality of our services and campaigning for change

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    I have become an Ambassador of Focus on Disability Foundation, as l
    strongly believe in what they are doing and in their heart to help the
    persons with Disabilities in Africa.

    Sholla Alli
    Sholla Alli, Global Ambassador

    As a disabled person using wheelchair since 1997 and whilst having interest in the development of FDF, is particularly focused on promoting the benefits of inclusion and equality. Ayo firmly believes that “Disability does not mean Inability.”

    Ayodele Awobona
    Ayodele Awobona, Secretary

    Multi-Global Award winning chairman Significant International Group (SIG). Ibrahim is very passionate about his service to humanity with love for all and hatred for none. l believe that everyone ( especially the disabled) deserves a chance to live a quality life in fulfillment of their full potentials. Hence, my acceptance to support Focus on Disability Foundation UK as their Global Ambassador.Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit

    Ibrahim Kwame Asante
    Ibrahim Kwame Asante, Global Ambassador

    Changing lives is what drives me. I believe that children should be empowered to achieve their full potential in life regardless.

    Abiodun Paseda
    Abiodun Paseda, Founder/ Project Manager/CEO

    The enthusiasm of Abbey Paseda alerted me to the great lack of support for the disabled people in other countries and the great need to improve the situation.

    Nina Rogers Windsor
    Nina Rogers Windsor, Trustee (UK)

    Mrs Sade Dayo Olomu’s mix of ability and exprience will help lead Focus on disability foundation into new chapter and continue our mission to support the people with disabilities achieve positive change

    Mrs Sade Dayo Olomu
    Mrs Sade Dayo Olomu, Patron

    Otunba Osinubi is a firm believer in a society built on fairness and respect and all people should have the opportunity to fulfill their full potential. As a Patron and knowing that FDF work is fundamental to changing society’s attitude towards persons with disability and impressed with the drive and professionalism in moving the charity forward in, responding to an ever-increasing need in a diffficult giving environment, Otunba committed himself to supporting the FDF initiative. He has expressed his commitment to continue in supporting FDF to raise awareness of disability issues, help the organization in every way possible and of course raise funds.

    Otunba Barr. Adewale Osinubi
    Otunba Barr. Adewale Osinubi, Patron

    Abbey Paseda raised my awareness of the desperate needs of the disabled in Nigeria, which prompted me to offer my support. I am pleased to make a contribution by being on the board of trustees for this charity.

    Anne Worral
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