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Disability Awareness Training • Free Online Training

Training for disability awareness is now available and Free for everyone. The States of Guernsey now have available Disability Awareness Training through an on line tool. The training was developed by a number of charities and disabled people in Guernsey and therefore it is bespoke to Guernsey.

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Come along to a talk at Les Cotils by Joanna Sharpen from AVA

Please come along to a public presentation at Les Cotils, for Mental Health Week. The speaker is Joanna Sharpen, the Policy Manager at AVA (Against Violence and Abuse). The presentation will look at the impact of domestic abuse on children and young people. It will be held

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Introduction from the Chairman of the GDA

Dear Members This is my first contribution to our newsletter since my election as the GDA Chair. It has been a bewildering few months as there is so much to learn not just about the current and future situation but also to get a feel for what

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New Disability Champion

Deputy Sarah Hansmann Rouxel is the new States’ Champion for Disabled People. You can hear Sarah talk about her new role on BBC Guernsey at 09:10 here. The Champion’s role was created in 2009 and was previously held by Deputy Jane Stephens and Deputy John Gollop and,

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Newsletter • September 2016

September’s newsletter is now available to download. You can view all of the latest updates from the GDA You can view it here – gda-september-newsletter-2016 or by clicking on the image.

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Julys Newsletter

July’s newsletter is now available to download. You can view all of the latest updates from the GDA You can view it online here

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New Chair and Vice-Chair for GDA

Members of the Guernsey Disability Alliance elected a new Chair and Vice-Chair of their Executive Committee at their Annual General Meeting this evening (Weds 6th July). Business development professional, Robin Le Prevost, takes over as Chair from Shelaine Green. Shelaine will remain on the committee as Social

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June’s Newsletter

June’s newsletter is now available to download. You can view all of the latest updates from the GDA You can view it online here

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The Saffery Rotary Walk

Thank you to all our supporters, fundraisers and the Saffery Rotary Walk volunteers for making Saturdays walk such a fantastic and inclusive event. It’s not too late to sponsor us: https://race-nation.com/sponsor/t/1723/

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On the Radio with our Member Charity Cystic Fibrosis Channel Islands

If you were listen to the BBC radio this morning you will have heard Mike, Courtney and Karen speaking about Hidden Disabilities and Cystic Fibrosis Channel Islands. More information can be found on their Facebook page and on the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Blog  We are looking for a sponsor

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Guernsey Disability Alliance
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