Hamaira Ashraf Haroon
What is your role?
I'm an Eye Care Champion – North West.
What is your work history?
I work part time for a Self advocacy organisation in Greater Manchester. Prior to this I was a teacher in further education teaching people with learning disabilities.
What inspires you?
I am passionate in ensuring that everyone has equal rights within society regardless of disability, race, religion and gender. I strive to make positive changes and working in the learning disability field I feel I am able to do this.
What's your favourite thing to do outside work?
I enjoy spending time with my family and making memories. I enjoy traveling and learning about different cultures and religions.
What's the best piece of advice you've ever been given?
Have the courage to live a life true to yourself, not the life others expect of you.
What’s one thing about you that people would be surprised to learn?
I love baking and experimenting with food however I can’t grantee all my food is edible.