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Ace Anglia are looking for two people to join its board of trustees

About Ace Anglia "Ace is an influential, people led, advocacy charity that supports and promotes inclusivity for people with a learning disability." "We are particularly keen to recruit members of the local community in Suffolk who have the … Read Article about Ace Anglia are looking for two people to join its board of trustees

Climbing the Rainbow

A message from Melanie: "Hi I'm Melanie, mother of two lovely children, one of which is wonderfully autistic. I am the creator behind the blog Climbing the Rainbow." "The blog is about my autistic son Harry and our journey, as well as providing … Read Article about Climbing the Rainbow

Genesis garden furniture workshop

A message from Genesis Mencap: "We have capacity to support some new service users in our Genesis Garden Furniture workshop, which provides work experience and care for adults and young people with disabilities." "The workshop is located at … Read Article about Genesis garden furniture workshop

A Relaxed Christmas Performance

This Christmas, Britten Pears Arts are hosting a relaxed performance of The Maple Tree by City of London Sinfonia. This relaxed performance is designed to enable all people to enjoy it, especially those who might find usual concert conditions more … Read Article about A Relaxed Christmas Performance

National strategy for autistic children, young people and adults: 2021 to 2026

The government’s national strategy for improving the lives of autistic people and their families and carers in England, and implementation plan for 2021 to 2022. … Read Article about National strategy for autistic children, young people and adults: 2021 to 2026

LGBTQ+ An easy read guide

As part of the Leeds LGBTQ+ Health Inclusion Project, CHANGE produced an easy-read guide to being LGBTQ+ and what it means. Its aim was to help LGBTQ+ people who are also autistic, have a learning disability or mental health difficulties be … Read Article about LGBTQ+ An easy read guide

The treatment of autistic people and people with learning disabilities: a report from the House of Commons Health and Social Care Committee

Information below extracted from the summary of the full report: https://committees.parliament.uk/publications/6669/documents/71689/default/ - some sentences shortened/simplified. The poor treatment of autistic people and people with learning … Read Article about The treatment of autistic people and people with learning disabilities: a report from the House of Commons Health and Social Care Committee

Digital health and care – A project from Healthwatch Suffolk

A summary of findings from Healthwatch Suffolk project about digital health and care: This project – In brief Throughout the year 2020/21, people shared their experiences of using digital NHS and social care services with us. The aim has been … Read Article about Digital health and care – A project from Healthwatch Suffolk

With Disabilities ‘Rarely’ Seen, Netflix Commits $100 Million Toward Inclusion

Netflix is pledging to do more after a report finds that representation of people with disabilities and other groups is lacking in its original films and television shows. The report released late last week was conducted by Stacy Smith at the … Read Article about With Disabilities ‘Rarely’ Seen, Netflix Commits $100 Million Toward Inclusion

We Belong

In the autumn of 2020, Disability Rights UK launched a new campaign – We Belong. "From September to November, we gathered the opinions of disabled people fromacross the country, young and old, from all kinds of backgrounds.We sought comment … Read Article about We Belong

Learning disability, race, and challenging prejudice: an event hosted by Cardiff People First

Learn from, and explore the experiences of, people who have a learning disability and come from a Black, Asian or minority ethnic background About this Event Women and men who have a learning disability are part of every community. Work alongside … Read Article about Learning disability, race, and challenging prejudice: an event hosted by Cardiff People First

Learning disability, race, and challenging prejudice: an event hosted by Cardiff People First

Learn from, and explore the experiences of, people who have a learning disability and come from a Black, Asian or minority ethnic background About this Event Women and men who have a learning disability are part of every community. Work alongside … Read Article about Learning disability, race, and challenging prejudice: an event hosted by Cardiff People First

Learning disability, race, and challenging prejudice: an event hosted by Cardiff People First

Learn from, and explore the experiences of, people who have a learning disability and come from a Black, Asian or minority ethnic background About this Event Women and men who have a learning disability are part of every community. Work alongside … Read Article about Learning disability, race, and challenging prejudice: an event hosted by Cardiff People First

Communication tips for health and social care professionals

COVID-19 poses unique challenges for communication as many of those with hearing loss rely on visual cues, such as lipreading and facial expression. Action on hearing loss have created guidance to support people to communicate effectively. You can … Read Article about Communication tips for health and social care professionals

Learning disability, race, and challenging prejudice: an event hosted by Cardiff People First

Learn from, and explore the experiences of, people who have a learning disability and come from a Black, Asian or minority ethnic background About this Event Women and men who have a learning disability are part of every community. Work … Read Article about Learning disability, race, and challenging prejudice: an event hosted by Cardiff People First

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