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Letter to all members

Members update Following our meeting last week please find attached the note from the meeting. Karen Blanchford Executive Director – Guernsey Disability Alliance Email:   Letter to members – Feb 2018 v 3

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Members Update – Future of the GDA

Following our meeting last week please find attached a media release on the future of the Guernsey Disability Alliance. Karen Blanchford Executive Director – Guernsey Disability Alliance Media release – future of the GDA – 12th Feb 2018

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Hospital Style Bed available for free

Hospital-style Bed available A very good condition hospital style electronic bed is available for free but collection need to be arranged. Please contact Karen Jones on 07781 135134.    

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Update following the Raising Awareness and Changing Attitudes Workshop 5 January 2018

Update by Caroline Mullins, Disability Officer, States of Guernsey Thank you for taking time to contribute to the Raising Awareness and Changing Attitudes workshop on 5 January 2018. The workshop raised two work streams to progress: A broader awareness raising campaign dealing with inclusion. A more specific awareness raising campaign

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Mikado Production in aid of The Guernsey Cheshire Home

Attached is a poster for the production of the Mikado that we are putting on (using the musical excellence of Niall McCathie and Marilyn Pugh with the help of lots of local talent) in aid of the Guernsey Cheshire home on Saturday 9th June 2018 – where we

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Carers Guernsey Survey

Carers Survey  The States of Guernsey is currently seeking the input of people who provide unpaid support to family members and friends to begin the development of a Carers’ Action Plan. If you are an informal, unpaid carer, the States of Guernsey need your views! As part

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Carers Guernsey is recruiting

Carers Guernsey is a new charity dedicated to supporting islanders of all ages who provide informal care for family members and friends with life-limiting health conditions. Carers Guernsey is recruiting its first two members of staff – a Manager and an Outreach Worker – who together will

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Carers Action Plan Engagement Event

This is just to confirm that we will be holding our Carers Action Plan Engagement Event on Thursday 15th February from 5.30pm – 7.30pm at Les Cotils, Harry Bound Room. We currently have around 60 registered attendees with a good mix of carers themselves and policy/third sector representatives who work with carers. We

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Legislation update: A call to Galway by Rob Platts

Dear Members A call to Galway Probably just hearing the word “legislation”, for some, makes hearts sink and eyes droop in despair and disbelief. Many, perhaps, now equate the word “legislation” with delays, broken promises and denied rights – and I can understand that. The great Dr

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The GDA / We All Matter Eh? are seeking a Corporate Secretariat

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The GDA Executive Board is expanding as we develop our work in the community and with businesses. We are looking for a Corporate Secretariat, who can volunteer 4-8 hours a month, preferably through CSR with their employer.    It is a critical role to the GDA Board as

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Guernsey Disability Alliance
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