About Us

The Guernsey Disability Alliance was formed in 2008 and is a collective voice for individual disabled islanders, their family members and more than 40 member-charities-list.

Our mission is equality of opportunity for disabled islanders and carers in Guernsey.  We want to change how Guernsey thinks about disability.

  • We campaign for greater respect for the rights and dignity of disabled islanders and carers.
  • We influence policy and practical change in a manner consistent with the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities.
  • We engage and empower our members so that their individual voices are heard.

For the latest news about the activities of the GDA, go to our Facebook page or our Newsblog.

Or read our GDA financials 2016/17


 

GDA Mission and Strategies

April 2016

To achieve equality of opportunity for disabled people and carers in Guernsey

GDA Strategies, which are in a manner consistent with the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, are:

  1. To foster respect for the rights and dignity of disabled people and carers, by influencing policy and practical change
  2. To be a collective voice for change, representing the overall views of disabled individuals, disability charities and carers
  3. To empower its members to speak for themselves, whether as individuals or as groups

Elevator pitch

GDA is a member organisation working to improve equality of opportunity for disabled islanders and carers, through:

  1. Promoting rights
  2. A collective voice
  3. Empowering disabled people

Download the GDA Mission and Strategies

Contact the GDA.

We'd love to hear from you.

+44 (0)7781 467316
info@disabilityalliance.org.gg

      
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Write to us at:

The Guernsey Disability Alliance
c/o Calliope
La Planque Lane
Forest
Guernsey
GY8 0DR