The government wants to see one million more disabled people in work in the next five years.
But the disability employment gap remains stubbornly high – only about 50% of disabled people are in work, compared to 80% of non-disabled people.
Amrit Dhaliwal is blind and has been applying for jobs for the past five years.
But she’s come up against many barriers – including being told by one organisation she can’t even volunteer there because their office “isn’t safe” for a blind person.
Video by Nikki Fox, Katie Inman and David Cheeseman.