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Update: A life changing result – States Debate on the Deputy Roffey Medicine and Treatment Funding Requete

A life changing result – States Debate on the Deputy Roffey Medicine and Treatment Funding Requete – 12th December 2018 Guernsey has an approved list of drugs and treatments, the ‘White List,’ from which local health professionals are allowed to prescribe. This list contains significantly fewer treatment

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Christmas party photographs

Thank you to everyone who attended our Christmas party earlier this evening at Les Cotils

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Statement by UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet

Geneva (6 December 2018) – On 10 December, we mark the 70th anniversary of that extraordinary document, the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. It is, I firmly believe, as relevant today as it was when it was adopted 70 years ago. Arguably even more so, as over

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70th Anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights

Why Human Rights are relevant to Guernsey and central to all that the GDA does “Where, after all, do universal human rights begin? In small places, close to home – so close and so small that they cannot be seen on any maps of the world. Yet

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Equality and Human Rights article by Deputy Emilie Yerby

Please follow this link to read this excellent article by Deputy Emilie Yerby on The Challenges of introducing relevant legislation for a CPA small branch like Guernsey: TheParliamentarian2018IssueFourFINALonline Emilie Yerby Guernsey Equality and Human Rights

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International Day of Persons with Disabilities (IDPwD)

The United Nations’ (UN) International Day of Persons with Disabilities (IDPwD) is annually observed around the world on 3rd December. Observance of the day aims to promote an understanding of disability issues and mobilise support for the dignity, rights and well-being of persons with disabilities. It also

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Guernsey Disability Alliance November 2018 newsletter

Dear All We are very pleased to show you the end of year newsletter – which is absolutely jam-packed with news.  Don’t forget 3rd December – International Day of Persons with a Disability – celebrating in town – read more here. There you will find shops that

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Guernsey Community Foundation awards 2018

Reflecting on another inspiring event: the Guernsey Community Foundation Community Awards, it’s always great to hear all the nominees amazing work on the island. Well done to member charity Guernsey Mind and everyone involved.

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Extra Toilets for Accessible Town Christmas Evening on 3rd December

Extra toilets will be available for the Accessible Christmas evening at the bottom of Market steps, start of the arcade, including an extra accessible portable toilet. There are accessible toilets at: Bus Terminus Co-op – Market Buildings Constables Office – Lefebvre Street Guille- Alles Library – Market

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Adult Disability Service

Disability Services provide different kinds of support for people with physical and sensory impairments and for people with learning disabilities. There are sessions being held, please see dates in the poster and contact the Adult Disability Service for further information on 230000. Professor Shaw Community Service,  Saint

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