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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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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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2017 dates for Unlocking your Full Potential course

Dates have now been announced for next year’s “Unlocking Your Potential” course for students wanting to enter mainstream education, run by our Lifelong Learning Project. Who is this course for? Disabled adults living in Kensington & Chelsea who wish to

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Is the Government upholding your Human Rights?

From another organisation: How well is the Government upholding your Human Rights? Call for evidence – the UK’s performance under the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities This is your opportunity to have a say on

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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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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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Course starts soon…

Unlocking your Full Potential – ADKC’s course to support disabled people who wish to go into mainstream study (for example doing courses at the local adult education colleges or university) will starts soon. If you have not already signed up and

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February PRAG – guests from Housing.

The Positive Rights Action Group - also known as the PRAG – deals with issues affecting local disabled people to make change for the better. Rob Shaw (Housing Options and Allocations Manager) and Kathy Jones (Specialist Housing Occupational Therapist/Housing Health and Disability

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