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AGC Supporting our community during this crisis

April 8th, 2020|

Association of Guernsey charities have released a new leaflet on supporting the community through the crisis You can view it here, please fee free to share Supporting our community during this crisis

Easy read document on Coronavirus

April 8th, 2020|

Mencap UK have produced this Easy read guide to Coronavirus. Please feel free to share. Easy read Info about covid19 31st March

#GuernseyTogether

April 8th, 2020|Tags: , |

We All Matter, Eh? (GDA) has partnered with the Association of Guernsey Charities (AGC) and many local charities, groups and businesses to deliver a number of key projects during the current pandemic. #StayConnected is supporting over 65's and vulnerable [...]

Health Update by Mike Read

April 8th, 2020|Tags: , |

At the media briefing on the 7th April Dr Peter Rabey the Hospital Medical Director gave a series of updates. He emphasised that the hospital is there for all people who need it. They have noticed that people have [...]

GDA Core update

April 6th, 2020|

Dear members It will not come as a surprise to many people that much of our core business has been paused while the community copes with CoViD-19.     For now, matters like: The Disability and Inclusion Strategy Project [...]

#NoMoreDelays

March 11th, 2020|Tags: |

GDA's call for #NoMoreDelays As you may be aware G4 (IOD, GIBA, Chamber of Commerce, CGI and CIPD) have announced a call to delay the debate on the new Discrimination Ordinance. You can read their statement here, which [...]

Coronavirus – Health sector update

March 10th, 2020|Tags: |

Dear members  We are aware that this is a time of concern for everyone in the community, especially if you are at higher risk, or are caring for someone who may be at higher risk, because of age or because of an underlying health [...]

Policy proposals in the news

March 5th, 2020|

The education debate has distracted many of us over the last few weeks and months. Monday ESS released the Discrimination legislation policy letter. each week we will try and keep track of the media announcements here in the blog and [...]

Discrimination Policy Letter published

March 2nd, 2020|

2nd March 2020   https://www.gov.gg/article/176559/Proposals-for-a-New-Discrimination-Ordinance   The Guernsey Disability Alliance is pleased that after twelve years of campaigning and six years of working with the government and with other stake holders, including representatives from business, that the Committee for [...]

Discrimination Legislation Policy Letter

March 1st, 2020|Tags: |

Tuesday 2nd March - ESS Discrimination Legislation policy letter will be published. Watch this space for the link.  Our next GDA members meeting 24th march will focus on the policy letter and ESS staff and deputies will be available [...]