Hamaira Ashraf Haroon

Eye Care Champion - North West
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.