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How to improve your writing with plain English

Extract from an article by Lauren English on the The Big Hack website. View Lauren's post by clicking here: https://bighack.org/how-to-improve-your-writing-with-plain-english/ What is plain English? Plain English is a style of writing that … Read Article about How to improve your writing with plain English

New rules from the 12 April

Members of the Suffolk Learning Disability Partnership have made some easy-read information about stage 2 of the easing of lockdown, explaining changes to guidance from the 12 April. You can download by clicking the link below, or you can click … Read Article about New rules from the 12 April

People with learning disability and COVID-19 vaccinations

The PCPLD (Palliative Care for people with Learning Disabilities) Network recently hosted a webinar; 'Why all people with learning disabilities and their carers should be prioritised.' You can watch a video of the event on YouTube below. About … Read Article about People with learning disability and COVID-19 vaccinations

Seven in 10 adults are motivated to get healthier in 2021 due to COVID-19

Better Health campaign This January, lots of us are thinking about what we can do for a boost. So, if there’s something you’d like to change in your life right now, like losing a bit of weight, getting active, sleeping better/improving your … Read Article about Seven in 10 adults are motivated to get healthier in 2021 due to COVID-19

Christmas Bubbles: 23 to 27 December

The latest in the Message Cascaders infographics series provides a summary of the Christmas Bubbles rules that will be in place between 23 and 27 December. The translated pdf versions will be added to the other translated information that can be … Read Article about Christmas Bubbles: 23 to 27 December

Suffolk People First

A message from Ace Anglia: The next Suffolk People First Online is on Friday 4th December 2020. The quarterly held events bring together the People First Groups from across Suffolk, family carers, self-advocates and health & social care … Read Article about Suffolk People First

People with learning disabilities ‘haven’t been able to have the right support’ in pandemic

Public Health England figures show that during the first wave of the pandemic, 18 to 34-year-olds with learning disabilities were up to 30 times more likely to die from Covid-19 than the same age group in the general population. Channel 4 spoke to … Read Article about People with learning disabilities ‘haven’t been able to have the right support’ in pandemic

Flu vaccination: easy-read flu resources

What is flu? Isn’t it just a heavy cold? Flu occurs every year, usually in the winter, which is why it’s sometimes called seasonal flu. It’s a highly infectious disease with symptoms that come on very quickly. Colds are much less serious and … Read Article about Flu vaccination: easy-read flu resources

Face coverings: when to wear one and how to make your own

This page explains what face coverings are and how they can reduce the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19). This information was published by the government on the 23rd July based on current scientific evidence and is subject to change. This … Read Article about Face coverings: when to wear one and how to make your own

New plan sets out how Suffolk will prevent and respond to COVID-19 outbreak

Article published on 30 June 2020. Full article here: https://www.suffolk.gov.uk/council-and-democracy/council-news/show/new-plan-sets-out-how-suffolk-will-prevent-and-respond-to-covid-19-outbreak A plan which sets out how Suffolk would … Read Article about New plan sets out how Suffolk will prevent and respond to COVID-19 outbreak

Guidance and updates for Coronavirus at-risk patients

A letter has been sent to a group of people whose physical health conditions mean they are at the greatest risk from Coronavirus. Please help us to share this with people who may be in the highest risk group and have received the original letter. … Read Article about Guidance and updates for Coronavirus at-risk patients