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The GDA’s first ten years

“It’s barriers”, Rob Platts, founder of the Guernsey Disability Alliance (GDA) said, “That’s what ten years of the GDA have been all about – removing the physical and social barriers which are preventing many islanders from being included socially, economically, culturally and politically” Back in 2008, Rob,

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GDA June Newsletter 2018

We are very pleased to attach the June newsletter for the Guernsey Disability Alliance. Please use the hyperlinks within the pdf to find further information. Best wishes The GDA Team GDA June 2018 newsletter final

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On the bus!

Look out for our profile on the bus 70014, encouraging local businesses to support the GDA by volunteering, donating or sponsoring one of our many activities. Find out more at: or set up a meeting to find out more with Karen. 07781 467 316

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Guernsey Cheshire Home event 18th August

On the afternoon of Saturday 18th August 2018 commencing at 2pm. The event will be held at Seaplane Bungalow at Jerbourg (in the field adjacent) and we will celebrate firstly the 100th Anniversary of the bungalow being in the ownership of one family – the building which

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Carers coming together events

Carers Coming Together is having an Away Day for Carers who look after a loved one at home or who visit them in a Care Home. The Away Day is on Monday 25th of June,10am to 3pm. Craft, Massage, Manicure, two course lunch and a Speaker after

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Events with Autism Guernsey

22nd June – Autism Sports Training Day Autism Guernsey is hosting a 1 day course for anybody who delivers sports or physical activity.  The aim is to provide a comprehensive introduction to the autism spectrum focusing on the delivery of sport and physical activity.  The course runs from

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E J Blight Trophy

EJ Blight Trophy Last year the EJ Blight Trophy was presented for the first time since the 1980’s. Attached is the story of EJ Blight who fought during World War 1 until his death in action in March 1917. His experience, like so many who fought in

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Carers’ Update Meeting – 12th June 2018

Thank you to everyone who attended the joint carers meeting Tuesday 12th June 2018, 7-9pm, Les Cotils with Carers Guernsey and the States of Guernsey. The Agenda for the evening was as follows: Welcome and introductions Developing a Carers Action Plan and Carers’ Survey Summary of FindingsRead more

Saffery Rotary Walk 2018

Congratulations to all our members and the scouts who took part in this year’s Saffery Rotary Walk on 9th June 2018. A big thank you to all the volunteers and to Olly Tracey of OnScreen Creations for his wonderful video of members on the accessible route from Bordeaux to the finish. Another wonderful chance for us all to get involved in an inclusive community event.

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May 2018 Guernsey Disability Alliance Newsletter

Hi everyone, please see attached the May newsletter which is full of news, updates and information. Please do click on the links within the newsletter, which will take you to the blog to read further and in more detail. Please also note the forthcoming events calendar. Don’t

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Guernsey Disability Alliance
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