SPECTRUM are recruiting

Payroll & Managed Budget Support Worker Working Hours: 2 days (15hrs) per week 6 Month Contract (with possible extension of a further 12 months) £13,105… read more

New web site on Aspergers Syndrome

CJB has built a very interesting web site exploring how people with Aspergers view Neuro-typical behaviour. The website has been created to record and study… read more

A tribute to Mike Oliver

Mike Oliver, the leading Disability intellectual and activist died on 2nd March 2019 aged 74. This article reflects on, and celebrates, Mike's life and achievements… read more

2018 Calendar of Events out now!

Why not take a look at our calendar of events? Whether it's Hate Crime or Brexit - there's one for everybody! read more

SPECTRUM Payroll Service now LIVE!

Our new Payroll Service is now live! If you employ staff, particularly those employing care staff who are funded by Direct Payments, Personal Health Budgets… read more

Update on October Austerity Event

The presentations from the Austerity Event held in Winchester on 5th October are now available to download. Peter Beresford_Presentation Hampshire Equality Group_Presentation Katherine Hill_Presentation Paul… read more

Marketing Consultant wanted

Following a recent strategic business review SPECTRUM CIL have decided to diversify into expanded training and consultancy services and to set up a new Training… read more


Admin PA required - 2 days per week Mondays and Fridays - 9.15 to 5.15 at £10.14 per hour The successful applicant will have excellent… read more

Replacement Care

Replacement care This consultation is about the way Southampton City Council plan to provide replacement (respite) care in the future. Replacement care was known as respite care. Respite care was often… read more

Mental Health Matters

Local NHS and Council chiefs are urging people to have their say on plans to redesign mental health services in Southampton. Southampton City CCG has… read more

Taking our message to Europe

We have been talking to friends from the European Network on Independent Living and they will be using the Disability Manifesto we co-produced with SENDPO… read more

Report on the Home Care Competition

We have produced a report on the SPECTRUM CIL and Hampshire County Council Commissioning Home Care Competition. The report explains how the competition worked and outlines the… read more

Regional DPULO Conference

SPECTRUM Centre for Independent Living and South East Network of Disabled People’s Organisations and the Office for Disability Issues are welcoming all Disabled People’s User… read more