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Enquiry into Housing for Disabled people

Our colleagues at the Equality and Human Rights Council want your views… The call for evidence is now open: Housing for disabled people: have your say On 14 December 2016 the Commission launched a formal inquiry on housing for disabled

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Today – Thurs 23rd Disabled People’s Question Time

Thursday 23rd February – 4.00-6pm in the Latymer Community Church We are running our popular Disabled People’s Question Time again… this time to hold panel members to account for what they have said they would do in previous meetings! We

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We want your opinions – disability, benefits and work!

ADKC chief executive, Jamie Renton, will be running one of the workshops at Healthwatch’s event on Monday 30th January. We need as many ADKC members as possible to share their experiences – 9.30-2 at Kensington Town Hall. Come along and

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London Mayor pledges step-free tube access funds!

Following on from our petition to increase access to the Tube for disabled people, and campaigning work from other organisations, the Mayor of London has announced additional funding to make more stations step free. This is the press release from

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Have you had your benefits stopped due to a sanction?

Inclusion London, another Deaf and Disabled People’s organisation, is trying to collect case stories to use in a report to the government. If you have ever had a sanction on your benefits and are happy for use to note down

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Inclusive Art Kensington and Chelsea – new for members

Another project developed from an idea by an ADKC member…Inclusive Art Kensington and Chelsea!!! Starting in November, on Tuesday mornings, ADKC members will be able to participate in a series of half day taster workshops with five professional artists, each specialising in a different technique at

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Disability Hate Crime on Social Media Enquiry (by 15th Aug)

Inclusion London – an organisation supporting Deaf and Disabled People – have asked us to forward on the following: Unfortunately Disability Hate Crime takes place every day and we wish to raise awareness of it by submitting evidence to the

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Thursday 14th -Disabled People’s Question time.

This Thursday we will be hosting a “Disabled People’s Question Time” event in the Latymer Community Church from 3.30-5.30. This will be your opportunity to ask questions of local politicians and decsion makers! Come along at 3.30 to help come up

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May PB user group meeting date changed

Due to the state opening of parliament - we have to move the PB user group meeting from Wednesday 18th May (as previously advertised) to the Friday 20th May, at the usual time of 11-1. I hope to see you there if you can

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PRAG – housing presentations

February’s PRAG group was well attended and very lively. Our guests, Rob Shaw – Housing Options Manager and Kathy Jones – housing OT, discussed Housing Allocations and how the Bedroom Tax relates to people who need / provide care and support.

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