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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 [...]

DisabledGo

November 19th, 2017|

Thank you to DisabledGo for their talk at the Access for All AGM, and attach the presentation given below. You can find out more about DisabledGo on https://www.disabledgo.com/ where there is plenty of information for accessibility in Guernsey. disabledgo PDF

Access Annual Report 2016

November 19th, 2017|

Please find in the link below the Annual Review from Access for All, where you can read about their highlights from 2016, plus a few for 2017, from Richard Evans. If you would like to read further and to join, [...]

Access for All AGM

November 6th, 2017|

Thank you to everyone who attended the Access for All AGM on Tuesday 7th November, 7:30pm La Nouvelle Maritaine If you would like to become a member and vote, please complete the forms online or email hello@access.gg To see a [...]

Disability Officer Update October 2017

October 14th, 2017|

Working and caring Are you thinking about leaving work or do you want to know more about combining work and a caring role? For more information visit signpost.gg via this link. Visiting the Princess Elizabeth Hospital If you have an [...]

Education Proposals Comments

September 19th, 2017|

The GDA, in partnership with Wigwam and the Youth Commission, consulted with our members over the summer to provide a submission to Education's proposals on Secondary and Post 16 Education. This involved drafting papers, running focus groups and an online [...]

Presentation to Visit Guernsey Tourism Seminar

September 19th, 2017|

19th September the GDA, Access for All, Create Architects and States of Guernsey (ESS team) co-presented to the VisitGuernsey Tourism seminar on accessible tourism. The presentation is attached and includes an update on the legislation, our We All Matter Eh? change [...]

New We All Matter Eh? Campaign Launch Today!

September 7th, 2017|

We All Matter Eh? is excited to launch its new #MakeAChange campaign on Friday 8th September   Think differently about disability In response to feedback from the community on the lack of awareness and understanding around disability we have developed a [...]

Travelling to and from Guernsey

August 9th, 2017|

DisabledGo have a vast amount of information, easily understood, and clearly set out, to enable you to see at a glance what facilities and accessibility solutions there are, whilst travelling. Click here to find out more. This involves the Guernsey [...]

Bumble Bee Trips

July 9th, 2017|

A great update from Chris Meinke from Bumble Bee We’ve had the pleasure of taking out a lot of disability groups on Bumblebee over the last five seasons and have loved to see the enjoyment these trips have given.You probably [...]

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 [...]

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