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Women’s event Agenda

We are now able to annouce the agenda for our disabled Women’s conference:   Arrival and registration 11 for 11.15 start. -         Opening Remarks from the Mayor -         Speaker – Suzanne Bull MBE – CEO of Attitude is Everything. - 

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ADKC’s disabled women’s event 18/10/18

ADKC will be holding an event on from 11.15 – 3.30 on Thursday 18th October to celebrate the achievements of local disabled women. This forms part of the celebrations marking 100 years since women gained to the right to vote,

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Newsflash – Autumn 2018

Our Autumn Newsflash is now out! You can wait for the hard copy, or read the ADKC Autumn 2018 newsflash here!. Don’t forget that our publication archive page holds this and other recent ADKC newsletters and publications!

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Police Advisor Job for disabled person

Our colleagues at Inclusion London have sent along this job opportunity – see below for application details:   Are you a Deaf or Disabled person interested in policing and crime issues? Would you like to work with the Metropolitan Police

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Two weeks to tackle transport discrimination

Have you experienced discrimination when trying to access public transport? Have you been trated like a second class citizen when you have tried to use a train or bus? Have you been told there are no accessible toilets on the

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Advocacy Project Newsletter and Choir

Colleagues at the Advocacy Project, a service for people with Learning Disabilities and/or Mental Health issues, have let us know about the Advocacy project Service user newsletter (external PDF). This can also be found on their website: https://www.advocacyproject.org.uk/news/welcome-to-our-service-user-newsletter/. They’ve also established

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Accessible theatre performance – Kiln.

We received information that the Kiln Theatre will hold two “accessible” performance of their play – called “Holy Sh!t” .  There will be an Audio Described version on 25th September, and a Captioned (subtitled) version on 2nd October. For more information

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Meeting changes Autumn 18

There are a few meeting changes this Autumn. The Chess and Scrabble club will change to the LAST  TUESDAY afternoon (2-4) of each month and will start up again in October 2018.    However, there will be NO chess and scrabble

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ADKC Courses in Autumn 2018

NEW COURSES (Autumn / Winter 2018) Our “Unlocking Your Full Potential” Course will run every FRIDAY from 28th September to 9th November 2018. See our Unlocking Your Full Potential flyer Our ESOL course will run every WEDNESDAY and THURSDAY from 19th September to 13th December 2018. See our Esol Course

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Crowd funding for legal cases

Our colleagues have ask us to share information about their crowdfunding campaign to help more disabled people take court cases against public transport providers who discriminate against disabled people. This is what they say about their latest campaign: Dear Colleagues,

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