Disability Strategy News

GDA July Newsletter

July 18th, 2017|

Please find below the GDA July newsletter. Please note there are no meetings during July and August, however have a look at forthcoming events - there is plenty going on. Please share widely. If you would like to feature in the newsletter [...]

Next Meeting 6th June – Les Cotils

May 31st, 2017|

Les Cotils, Harry Bound Room Tuesday 6th June 6:30pm refreshments for prompt start 7pm   What has the GDA ever done for us? The GDA meeting on 6th June takes its inspiration from the famous Monty Python “What have the [...]

Policy and Resources Plan Update

May 30th, 2017|

Policy & Resources Plan The Policy and Resources Plan if passed by the States will be a largest step forward seen in quite some time. The Disability & Inclusion Strategy, The Young Peoples Plan, Strategic living and ageing well plan [...]

Jersey Disability Strategy

May 26th, 2017|

Today, 26th May 2017 Jersey has launched its Disability Strategy. We will comment further on this in our meeting 6th June but for now please check out our blog, Facebook and Twitter. We will also comment on ITV news tonight. [...]

GDA April Newsletter

April 18th, 2017|

Please find attached the April newsletter for you to read, and share with your members. Don't forget to sign up for the FREE disability awareness training, the training is free and all you need to do is create an account [...]

GDA at the States leadership forum

January 27th, 2017|

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Our Executive Director, Karen Blanchford, was invite to present to the States leadership forum, which focused on Customer Service. Karen teamed up with ESSC Ed Ashton and Caroline Mullins to discuss the Disability and Inclusion strategy key themes and then [...]

"Inclusive" plan for future of Guernsey published

October 10th, 2016|

The first stage of Guernsey’s new Policy and Resource Plan ("Future Guernsey") is now up on the States website at www.gov.gg/policyandresourceplan.  It will be debated on 15th November. The aim of the Plan is to “give Guernsey direction and a [...]

Updates on CYPP and SLAWS

September 23rd, 2016|

The following updates on The Children and Young Peoples Plan (CYPP) and Supported Living and Ageing Well Strategy (SLAWS) were presented to the Social Policy Partnership Forum. The governance structures for these have been agreed and are being established, with [...]