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PB user group helps NHS create personalised care plans

“Experts by Experience” from ADKC’s Personal Budget User Group met with key officials developing Personalised Care Plans for use with Personal Health Budgets. A group of 8 people with a lot of experience about care and support plans (for themselves

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correction: Change to user group meetings in Aug

Members proposed that, due to the summer holidays, there will be NO  Postitive Rights Action Group (PRAG), Chess or Scrabble Club or Access Group  meeting in August. The Positive Empowerment Group  (15th) and Personal Budget User group meeting (17th) will

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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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ADKC PEG group welcomes the W9 PEG group!

On Monday 18th April, members of ADKC’s Positive Empowerment Group welcomed members of the newly formed W9 People’s Empowerment Group for disabled people in Westminster. There was a great turn out from both groups, everyone seemed happy to meet! One

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PB user group response to eligibility consultation

Between November and January – the Royal Borough held a care eligibility consultation event to decide who should be able to get help with care and support needs. The Care Act 2014 – implemented in April 2015 – got rid of

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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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