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Members update disability discrimination legislation

Please find below a member update from Rob Platts MBE on the recent announcement from ESS (Employment and Social Security) “Guernsey’s new disability discrimination legislation will be based on the Irish and Australian laws,”. We welcome this progress. I have also attached the media releases for you

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Disability Discrimination Legislation update

The GDA welcomes the Committee for Employment and Social Security’s (ESSC) announcement regarding its decision to base Guernsey’s disability discrimination legislation on the Australian and Irish models. The process of reviewing legislation from six jurisdictions was a considerable and complex task. The GDA thanks both ESSC and

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Donation in lieu of flowers

On behalf of the Guernsey Disability Alliance, we would like to thank the family and friends of Dean Michael Loaring, for their kind donations in Dean’s memory, to our charity. Thank you again for your generosity. Yours faithfully Karen Blanchford Executive Director

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Disability and Inclusion Strategy Highlight Report No 12

Disability and Inclusion Strategy Highlight Report No 12 and the Highlight Report No 12 in brief You can also view all the Highlight Reports on Signpost.gg. Please feel free to circulate the reports. We are always looking to improve the reports and if you have any suggestions do

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Afternoon Tea at Les Cotils to raise money for Guide Dogs

Afternoon Tea Party on 21st April at 1.30pm at Les Cotils All profits will go to Guide Dogs. If you are interested please email Simon De La Mare by Monday 16th April at the latest. To book your place, please contact Simon at simondelamare@hotmail.com £15 per person

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Human Rights Workshop

Thank you to everyone for all their great feedback on last night’s workshop 1: Human Rights, we had so many apologies but strong interest that we have booked a 2nd session of this same workshop for Friday 13th April 12-2pm Carol Hines Room, Les Cotils. You mustRead more

27 March – Members Meeting

Tuesday 27th March, Les Cotils, 7pm Preventing disability discrimination – making it real What’s involved, and why is it taking so long? The recognition, promotion and protection of rights always top the polls of GDA members’ priorities. But what part do measures designed to prevent discrimination have

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New Member Services Officer Role

Deadline extended: Monday 16th April We are excited to announce that the Guernsey Deanery Fund LBG has provided funding for a one year contract for a new member services role. This role is critical to supporting, communicating and empowering our membership and ensuring the voice of disabled

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New chair for the Equality Working Group

The Equality Working Group (EWG) is excited to announce Alan Brown as it’s new chair and Natasha Newell as vice chair. The EWG sits with the GDA on Employment and Social Security committees and project groups furthering the Equality agenda, with specific interest in furthering the establishment

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Save the Date – GDA Anniversary Ball August 2018

We have exciting news! To celebrate our 10th Anniversary, the Guernsey Disability Alliance is holding a ball at St Pierre Park. Please see attached pdf for information, and start getting your tables ready!     GDA save the date 4th August 2018

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