Mental Health and Well-being Plan

The strategy sets out the priorities to be addressed across all members of the community, regardless of age or mental health and well-being needs and seeks – ‘To promote mental well-being across the community, support vulnerable people, and ensure that appropriate and effective treatment is provided for

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Guest Blog Piece from Liberate (Guernsey equality charity)

Liberate launched DIFERA at the end of September. DIFERA is the first accreditation in the Channel Islands to award organisations with a quality mark that demonstrates to employees (past, present and future), to clients and suppliers that an organisation places Diversity, Inclusion, Fairness, Equality, Respect and Acceptance at the heart of what they

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Bright Tights Day 2017

Please find attached a poster for Bright Tights Day on November 3rd which we would be very grateful if you would display on your notice boards, share around and send to friends and colleagues. Yvonne Le Page Health Promotion Manager Health Promotion Unit, Public Health Services States of Guernsey

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‘Think Differently about Disability’ and #MakeAChange

The We All Matter Eh? new campaign to encourage Guernsey to Think Differently about Disability is picking up momentum. We have launched the background to the campaign, and shared information on the number of disabled islanders and carers (which continues to shock the community) , the diversity

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Disability and Inclusion Strategy Highlight Report No 8

The States of Guernsey has been working closely with a company called Business Disability Forum (BDF) to understand how disability smart the public services are. It is important that the States understands what is working well, and where improvements for disabled employees and customers can be made.

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Older People’s Week 2017

Older People’s Week 2017 starts this Saturday. The week encourages those aged 65 and over to get active. During the week we are offering taster sessions in a variety of activities and sport, all free of charge. We have a leaflet with all of the activities outlined, which

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