Campaigns

Our Campaigning Achievements

A States disability officer and strategy… four accessible taxis…  all disabled people can vote… benefits cuts rejected…

The GDA has a long history of campaigning achievements.

International Day of Persons with Disabilities – 2017

We are encouraging local organisations to dress down/up, bake cakes or something unique on Friday 1st December and raise funds for “We All Matter, Eh?” the voice of Disabled islanders.

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Accessible Sport & Activities in Guernsey

Led by Karen Blanchford (GDA/Access or All) & Olly Tracey (Onscreen Creations) In conjunction with members, Access for All and The Guernsey Sports Commission.
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International Day of persons with disabilities

International Day of Persons with Disabilities

#IDPwP
Did you know 3rd December 2016 is International Day of People with Disabilities (IDPwD)? In Guernsey we are encouraging local organisations to dress down on Friday 2nd December

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Disability Legislation Workshops

The GDA has been run a series of workshops on GDA Disability Legislation workshops 2016. Supporting these workshops

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Hidden Disabilities

In the summer we will be launching a campaign called ‘Hidden Disabilities’.
The goals are:
1. Raising awareness about disability – especially hidden impairments
2. Change how islanders think about disability

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Manifesto

Election2016

All of the campaigning information for Election2016 #MakeItReal including videos, guides, resources and our manifesto can be found here.

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GDA member, Iain Timms, holds up We All Matter, Eh? banner

Disability Discrimination Legislation

Guernsey currently does not have any legislation specifically preventing discrimination on the grounds of disability.  The UK introduced a Disability Discrimination Act (now the Equality Act) more than 20 years ago.

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Contact the GDA.

We'd love to hear from you.

+44 (0)7781 467316
info@disabilityalliance.org.gg

      
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Write to us at:

The Guernsey Disability Alliance
c/o Calliope
La Planque Lane
Forest
Guernsey
GY8 0DR