Disability Strategy News

Adult Disability Service

November 18th, 2018|

Disability Services provide different kinds of support for people with physical and sensory impairments and for people with learning disabilities. There are sessions being held, please see dates in the poster and contact the Adult Disability Service for further information [...]

Disability Survey by Island Global Research

November 12th, 2018|

Island Global Research are conducting a survey on issues related to disability, which is available to complete on line using the link below: https://survey.islandglobalresearch.com/s3/Disability-Survey-2018 Please can you share widely and encourage participation in order to get as many responses as [...]

Review of Adult Learning Services

September 17th, 2018|

The Disability & Inclusion strategy has mandated Adult Disability Services to lead on a framework for People with Learning Disability. This will be informed by having a review of Adult Disability Services. This review will be incorporated into the review [...]

The GDA’s first ten years

June 27th, 2018|

“It’s barriers”, Rob Platts, founder of the Guernsey Disability Alliance (GDA) said, “That’s what ten years of the GDA have been all about - removing the physical and social barriers which are preventing many islanders from being included socially, economically, [...]

Disability Officer Update

April 30th, 2018|

www.signpost.gg Guernsey’s website providing information for disabled people about services, activities and support is regularly updated. The aim of the website is to give you as much information as possible including contact details and referral criteria where required. If you cannot [...]

10th Anniversary TONIGHT – 30th April

April 30th, 2018|

Come along and join us tonight at Les Cotils from 7 until 9pm. We will be celebrating 10 years since the signing of the GDA constitution. the evening will include: how far we have come - what has been achieved [...]

Request from Cystic Fibrosis Guernsey to all GDA Members

April 25th, 2018|

From Mike Read - Cystic Fibrosis Guernsey Many of you may have read Deputy Roffey’s recent column in the Guernsey Press entitled “Should we spending more” and my subsequent response as President of Cystic Fibrosis Guernsey. Essentially Guernsey patients suffering [...]

GDA workshop 1: Human Rights video 

April 16th, 2018|

The video from the 1st Workshop on preventing discrimination, focusing on Human Rights, is now available to view at the link below. You are welcome to share it. The slides for the workshop are in our previous post here. Any [...]

27 March – Members Meeting

March 22nd, 2018|

Tuesday 27th March, Les Cotils, 7pm Preventing disability discrimination – making it real What’s involved, and why is it taking so long? The recognition, promotion and protection of rights always top the polls of GDA members’ priorities. But what part [...]

States Disability and Inclusion Highlight Report 11

March 2nd, 2018|

From Caroline Mullins States Disability Officer Following feedback from readers to make the highlight reports more accessible we have updated the original full document. In addition we have produced a shorter version ‘Working towards being more inclusive’. We hope to [...]

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