Access News

Ron Short Open Day

September 20th, 2018|

On Tuesday, 18 September 2018, the Ron Short Centre held its first accessibility afternoon to raise awareness about the work that happens there and the reasons it is so important to so many.  Although the emphasis on the equal dignity [...]

Reopening of Accessible Toilet at Le Crocq

September 19th, 2018|

St Sampson Douzaine would like to inform you of the reopening of the accessible toilet at Le Crocq, Southside, St Sampson as of 08.00 today 18th September 2018. The toilet is fitted with a RADAR lock so is available to [...]

Hidden Disability Lanyard/Pin scheme

June 25th, 2018|

The Hidden Disability lanyard scheme was first launched in Guernsey by the airport in December 2017 and gave travellers the chance to wear the lanyard so trained staff at the airport, security and airlines could offer further assistance as required. [...]

December 2017 Newsletter

December 13th, 2017|

Please find attached the December 2017 newsletter, packed full of information and news. We outline the events and success of all the participants of the 'Think Differently about Disability' Campaign, plus new activity in Alderney for accessibility, please do click [...]

Accessibility and Buses – Travel Information

December 12th, 2017|

Please find attached a media release from the States Driver and Vehicle Licensing Services in respect of the Accessibility Card Launch which has been issued today. Should you have any queries in respect of this release, please direct them to [...]

Occupational Health Update

December 12th, 2017|

Fiona Hegarty from Occupational Therapy reports below their updates:- The policy signed off and circulated (here). Service model is to recruit a full-time Occupational Therapy Wheelchair Specialist post with “off-island attachment” with another wheelchair service – post due for advertising [...]

News from Alderney

December 11th, 2017|

Since Karen GDA coordinated a visit from Access for All, States of Guernsey and Wigwam came over to Alderney and gave Accessible Alderney the boost it needed, lots of small but encouraging moves have been made in the direction of [...]

Accessibility Cards from CT Plus Bus Service

December 9th, 2017|

New Accessibility Cards are making travelling around Guernsey even easier A new card is available for those who may have difficulty in using public transport because of their age, disability, illness or any other factor. The Accessibility Card is a discreet [...]

Guernsey Airport helps Travellers with Hidden Disabilities

December 3rd, 2017|

A new initiative is being launched by Guernsey Airport this Friday which will help staff discreetly identify travellers who may require additional support. The ‘Hidden Disability Lanyard’ scheme recognises that travelling can present particular challenges for people dealing with a [...]

Barclays Bank accessibility update

November 20th, 2017|

At Barclays, we want every customer to enjoy choice and independence in all aspects of money management so we offer a range of tools and services to help make everyday banking accessible for all. High visibility debit cards, SignVideo for British [...]

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