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  • Funding thank yous
  • Celebrate on the Steps – 28th September
  • Members Meeting – 6th September at Les Cotils – Prevention of Discrimination
  • Help with Research
  • The Consortium launch

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Access

  • Help with Research
  • Where Am I Wednesday = Access Guides
  • Accessible route of the Saffery Rotary Walk
  • New Accessible Walkway
  • CAE Access Course – 9th and 10th November 2022

Benefits

  • Proposed New Benefit Rates
  • Positive changes for Carers allowance
  • Carers' Action Plan for the States of Guernsey
  • Pargiter Trust Grant Applications
  • Carers Guernsey Report

Disability Legislation

  • Celebrate on the Steps – 28th September
  • Members Meeting – 6th September at Les Cotils – Prevention of Discrimination
  • The Consortium launch
  • Prevention of Discrimination Ordinance Published
  • Small Business forum on the discrimination legislation

Disability Strategy

  • Members Meeting – 6th September at Les Cotils – Prevention of Discrimination
  • Prevention of Discrimination Ordinance Published
  • 34th Highlight Report
  • Top 5 Survey
  • Lasting Power of Attorney Consultation

Education

  • GWP release and member meeting
  • Global Accessibility Awareness Day (GAAD) – 20th May
  • SEND Review meeting
  • First Meeting of the Discrimination Legislation Implementation External Stakeholder Group
  • Convention on the Rights of the Child (CRC)

Employment

  • ESS stakeholder group update
  • GPEG Discrimination Legislation – misleading headline
  • GET Employers’ Disability Charter
  • Myth 7: pre-employment questions
  • Discrimination in the workplace

Equality and Rights Organisation

  • ESS push back on GPEG ‘Pause And Review’
  • A summary of changes made to policy proposals in response to consultation feedback
  • GDA review in the media
  • Social Policy update by Dr Rob Harnish
  • GDA AGM 2020

Events

  • GDA 15 years campaigning – 27th September 2022
  • Equality, Diversity and Inclusion workshop
  • Purple Tuesday 2nd November 2021
  • GWP release and member meeting
  • Accessible Route – Saffery Rotary Walk

Fundraising

  • Social Policy Director Funding From Lloyds Bank Foundation
  • COVID-19 support for member charities
  • #GuernseyTogether
  • Sea Donkey’s final Oceans Seven swim fundraiser!
  • Saffery Rotary walk – accessible route – Saturday 15th June

Health

  • Health Update Q2 2022
  • COVID-19 Health News
  • GDA Health News – CareWatch survey
  • HSC scrutiny meeting – 20th October 2021
  • End of Life Care – GWP Amendment

Housing

  • Improvements a rights-based approach could bring
  • Disability Survey by Island Global Research
  • ERO Media Release – Toward fairness for all: Developing Guernsey’s equality and rights organisation
  • Guernsey States of Deliberation
  • Autism and supported housing presentation

Human Rights

  • Human Rights Day
  • Equal pay for Work of Equal Value – GWP Amendment
  • ESS push back on GPEG ‘Pause And Review’
  • A summary of changes made to policy proposals in response to consultation feedback
  • Sustainable Development Goals (SDG)

In the News

  • Funding thank yous
  • Where Am I Wednesday = Access Guides
  • Small Business forum on the discrimination legislation
  • Accessible route of the Saffery Rotary Walk
  • Drop in 12pm -14:00pm on 8th June at Les Cotils on Equipment, Aids and Adaptations

Newsletter

  • Newsletter May 2019
  • Guernsey Disability Alliance November 2018 newsletter
  • September Newsletter
  • GDA June Newsletter 2018
  • May 2018 Guernsey Disability Alliance Newsletter

Respite Care

  • SLAWS update – Supported Living and Ageing Well
  • Improvements a rights-based approach could bring
  • Carers Action Plan
  • Carers Engagement Event by States of Guernsey, Carers Guernsey 
  • ITV report on Carers in Guernsey

Training

  • The Consortium launch
  • CAE Access Course – 9th and 10th November 2022
  • The Consortium – GDA partners to deliver on the discrimination training
  • Purple Tuesday 2nd November 2021
  • ESS stakeholder group update

Transport

  • Radar keys in Guernsey
  • New Accessible Taxi information booklets – 2019
  • Accessible Christmas Parking 2019
  • Accessible Christmas Lights update – Nov 2019
  • Improvements a rights-based approach could bring

Volunteer

  • GDA seeks a new chair
  • COVID-19 support for member charities
  • We are seeking a new Chair of the GDA