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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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Patient transport survey

ADKC has been asked to share Transport for All’s survey on your experiences of Patient Transport services…. this is what they have to say. The link to the survey is at the bottom. Transport for All is looking for evidence

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Blue badge consultation – ends 18th March

The Government’s consultation about changes to the blue badge scheme ends on 18th March 2018. If you would like to take part in this consultation, you can find more information, including in regular and easy read formats, on the Gov.uk

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DWP to allow email communication as “reasonable adjustment”

The Department of Work and Pensions (DWP), the government department that deals with Benefits and Pensions, has announced that they will consider making reasonable adjustments for those disabled people who need to communicate with them by email. In their “TouchBase” newsletter,

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ADKC’s Annual General Meeting is on 4th December 2017

The Chair & Executive Committee of  Action Disability Kensington & Chelsea request the pleasure of your company at their Annual General Meeting & Festive Tea Party  Monday 4th December 2017, 5.00pm – 7.00pm At The Latymer Community Church, 116 Bramley Road,

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Personal Assistants and paid Carers can also get FREE flu vac!

If you have a Direct Payment and employ a Personal Assistant or paid carer… your PAs can now get a FREE influenza vaccination for the first time! The “London Influenza Programme”, provides FREE ‘flu vaccinations for a range of people including: “All

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Care Fair…. A week to go…

The countdown has started… Are you coming along to our INDEPENDENT LIVING AND CARE FAIR Weds 4th October from 11-2 in Kensington Town Hall! There is only a week to go… …so let us know if you’d like to come so

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Audio-described Architecture tours

From our colleagues at VocalEyes: Audio-described architecture tours for Open House London 2017 Saturday 16 and Sunday 17 September 2017 Open House London celebrates all that is best about the capital’s buildings, places and neighbourhoods. Every September, it gives a

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Who’ll be at the Independent Living and Care Fair?

We already have lots of interest for our re-booked Independent Living and Care Fair on Wednesday 4th October 2017. Here is a sneak previous of who you can expect to see at our event for people who need extra support to

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