Disability Strategy News

Songs in the Sunken Garden

August 31st, 2022|

When: 28th September 12:30 until 14:30 Lunchtime Concert Aindre Reece-Sheerin Guernsey's foremost baritone will sing a selection  of his favourite tunes. This is a fantastic opportunity to see Aindre headline during the lunchtime break of [...]

Prevention of Discrimination Ordinance Published

July 20th, 2022|

A media release from the Committee for Employment and Social Security heralded the next stage of brining in the new Prevention of Discrimination Ordinance. After extensive consultation the Ordinance is due to be considered by the States on 28th [...]

34th Highlight Report

October 18th, 2021|

An update from the Disability and Inclusion Strategy work has been provided and can be seen by clicking the following button: Highlight Report The latest report covers the period from 31st July- 24th September. If you want earlier [...]

Top 5 Survey

September 30th, 2021|

The GDA is looking for help. So if you are a member organisations we need your help to prioritise what the GDA should focus on over the next 4 years. This ties in with the current political term. You [...]

ESS stakeholder group update

July 28th, 2021|

2nd meeting of the External stakeholder group members The 2nd meeting of the external stakeholder group (Discrimination Legislation User Group) Meeting was held on 22nd June 2021 Agenda: Update on progress of Policy and implementation work Timeframe Results from training needs [...]

Employment and Discrimination Tribunal Posts

April 26th, 2021|

The Employment and Discrimination Tribunal is looking for new panel members and legally qualified chairs to adjudicate on tribunals. This will include tribunals under the new legislation which will provide protection on the grounds of disability and carer status. [...]

Disability Officer end of quarter report

March 19th, 2021|

Gill Evans, Disability Officer  update March 2021 The new lockdown in January has meant many changes to plans for the first 3 months of the year. Many of the planned disability awareness training sessions had to be cancelled due [...]

GDA review in the media

January 8th, 2021|

Guernsey Press 8th January 2021 ITV Channel News - 6th January 2021 Members of the GDA might have seen themselves supporting no more delays on Channel TV last night. If you [...]

Social Policy future – 2021 and beyond

December 3rd, 2020|Tags: |

In the GDA AGM, new Director of Social Policy, Carol Le Page gave an update on the team and plans for future Future priorities: Discrimination Legislation Disability and Inclusion Strategy workstreams SLAWS Supported Living and Aging Well Strategy UN [...]

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