Lungevity at Guernsey Health Show

Lungevity will be hosting a stand at the Guernsey Health Show being held at Les Beaucamps School on Sunday 14th January 2018. The stand will be interactive and everyone is welcome. Specialist respiratory nurse Rosemary Kiely and Respiratory Physiotherapist Hannah Lord shall be demonstrating some breathing techniques

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Autism Guernsey News

A new group has been established for children aged 5 – 11yrs with autism and their parents on a Monday afternoon.  This is held at Bright Beginnings.  If anybody would like to attend they must contact the Autism Guernsey office. Autism Guernsey Cocktail Challenge held on 10th November at

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DisabledGo

Thank you to DisabledGo for their talk at the Access for All AGM, and attach the presentation given below. You can find out more about DisabledGo on https://www.disabledgo.com/ where there is plenty of information for accessibility in Guernsey. disabledgo PDF

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Access Annual Report 2016

Please find in the link below the Annual Review from Access for All, where you can read about their highlights from 2016, plus a few for 2017, from Richard Evans. If you would like to read further and to join, visit their website www.access.gg 2016 Access for All

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Guernsey Sports Commission Annual Sports Awards 2018

The annual sports awards in Guernsey are due to take place on Thursday 11th January 2018 and the Guernsey Sports Commission are asking for nominations for the 12 awards on offer. The two parasport awards are as follows:- 2 Categories:- The Baroness Tanni Grey-Thompson Trophy for the Parasport

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Longer Working Lives Policy Letter

Just to advise that the Longer Working Lives Policy Letter was submitted to the Greffe today and is available here (the date of the States Debate at which it will be considered is yet to be confirmed): https://gov.gg/article/162603/Longer-Working-Lives Our media release is available here: https://gov.gg/article/162604/Barriers-to-staying-in-work-for-older-islanders-could-be-addressed-through-Longer-Working-Lives-proposals The consultation results previously

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The Community Awards 2017

Congratulations to all the nominees and winners at the Community Awards 2017 It was so good to see so many member groups nominated and taking part.  Well done all. With a special mention to Mind Hope choir who were sensational

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Access for All AGM

Thank you to everyone who attended the Access for All AGM on Tuesday 7th November, 7:30pm La Nouvelle Maritaine If you would like to become a member and vote, please complete the forms online or email hello@access.gg To see a copy of the slide deck please click

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Think Differently about Disability

As part of the “Think Differently about Disability” campaign, We All Matter, Eh? have release a series of business change cards. Each card provides hints, tips and encourages businesses in Guernsey to ‘Think Differently about Disability’ and #MakeAChange for greater inclusivity and accessibility, especially for our 13,000

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The definition of disability

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The recent media around the Disability & Inclusion Strategy has raised a few questions which we plan to answer over the next few weeks. This report from GDA founder Rob Platts November 2014 outlines “Definitions and qualifications of “disability” within disability discrimination legislation - a brief studyRead more