Organisations and Networks

The Agents for Change programme is supported by the Arts Council and was created to develop long-term sustained change in diversity in the arts and cultural sector.


Diverse City Logo - blue/green explosion of paint, with 'Diverse City' in white text.
Diverse City
are an award winning organisation, committed to diversity and equality in the arts, who offer a wealth of training, consultancy and resources.


New Wolsey Theatre Logo
New Wolsey Theatre are an Agent for Change hub, asking for interested schools, businesses and individuals to get in touch and engage with the Arts Council England’s Agents for Change programme.


Signed culture logo: Supporting BSL access to the arts.
“Signed Culture: Supporting BSL access to the arts”

Signed Culture support and promote BSL access to the arts in the UK. They work to help ensure that the cultural sector is as open and welcoming to Deaf people as it can possibly be. Visit their website find out about upcoming arts and cultural events that are accessible to BSL users.
Signed Culture can support:

  • BSL users to access the arts
  • Arts and cultural organisations to be more open to Deaf patrons and participants and
  • BSL interpreters and Deaf presenters working in the cultural sector.


Disabled Go logo: Providing independence and choice
“Disabled Go: Providing independence and choice”

Disabled Go is an online service created by disabled people, for disabled people. Disabled Go provide detailed access information to thousands of venues across the UK and the Republic of Ireland including shops, pubs, restaurants, cinemas, theatres, railway stations, hotels, universities, hospitals and more.
Established over 14 years ago, their mission is to maximise independence and choice for disabled people in accessing their local area and the places we all want to visit. Disabled Go work on behalf of Local Authorities, top Universities, NHS Trusts and private sector organisations to publish detailed access information on well over 125,000 places of interest across the UK and the Republic of Ireland.