News

Wellbeing in Mind Course starting October 2017

Mind Guernsey are delighted to be running a ‘Wellbeing in Mind’ evening class in conjunction with the Guernsey College of Further Education, starting 4 October. The sessions will look at our emotional wellbeing and mental health both at home and at work, and how our wellbeing is affected

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Wigwam Events for October

Wigwam have plenty of events happening in October – call Andy Graham if you have any questions and wish to join in.   Tuesday 3rd October – 10am till Noon – Drop In for parents and carers at Les Ozouets Thursday 5th October – 7pm – Pub

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Guernsey DriveAbility News for 2017

2017 has brought several changes to Guernsey DriveAbility: Our new fitness to drive assessor, Maxine Armstrong is now fully on board, providing the service. When not on Guernsey she works in one of the UK accredited Driving Mobility centres, so maintains knowledge of current practise in this

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Guernsey Training Agency Course for Charities

The GTA are offering a training session at the GTA,Working for a Charity. This is a free, one day course to be held on Monday 16th October. The aim of the course is to equip individuals with a greater understanding of working for a charity, including considering their

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Education Proposals Comments

The GDA, in partnership with Wigwam and the Youth Commission, consulted with our members over the summer to provide a submission to Education’s proposals on Secondary and Post 16 Education. This involved drafting papers, running focus groups and an online survey . Attached is our comment on

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Presentation to Visit Guernsey Tourism Seminar

19th September the GDA, Access for All, Create Architects and States of Guernsey (ESS team) co-presented to the VisitGuernsey Tourism seminar on accessible tourism. The presentation is attached and includes an update on the legislation, our We All Matter Eh? change cards and much more …. For more

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Friends of the GDA is now launched

A new group has been launched called the Friends of the GDA (Guernsey Disability Alliance) to assist the GDA Executive Committee with fundraising to continue its work to promote the rights of disabled islanders and carers, provide research and insights to influence government policy, empowering our members

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Raise money for the GDA at La Perla Restaurant on 18th September

Help to raise the money for Guernsey Disability Alliance with La Perla Restaurant TOMORROW for lunch or for your evening meal. Book now on 712127. Thank you to La Perla for supporting the Guernsey Disability Alliance.

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New We All Matter Eh? Campaign Launch Today!

We All Matter Eh? is excited to launch its new #MakeAChange campaign on Friday 8th September   Think differently about disability In response to feedback from the community on the lack of awareness and understanding around disability we have developed a number of Change Cards that provide tips

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GDA members meeting on Health and Social Care

Tuesday 12th September, 6:30pm, Cambridge & Delancey Rooms, Beau Sejour Our next members meeting will focus on your thoughts on Health and Social Care (HSC) in Guernsey. We are have been asked to provide our feedback on how the services could be improved and what are the

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