Think Local Act Personal (TLAP) have published, this week, the results of the National Personal Budgets Survey of over 4,000 people and carers who use personal budgets.
Archives for January 2014
The Department for Transport is seeking to learn more about the experiences of wheelchair users when using taxis and private hire vehicles (sometimes referred to as mini cabs) across the UK.
Thank you to Disability Action Alliance member Clinks for the following information.
Booking is now open for the next Ministry of Justice [Read more…] about Transforming Rehabilitation Workshops for VCSE Sector
On 9th January we ran the Disability Action Alliance “Broadening Out” event to generate new actions for the Alliance to take forward. Barclays kindly agreed to hold the event at their offices in Canary Wharf and it was attended by around 50 member organisations from all sectors, around a third of which were disabled people’s organisations.
A programme worth £4.3m offering grants, direct support and shared learning opportunities to communities who want to take control of their area and tackle local issues, opens today (Monday 20 January).
The NICE Collaborating Centre for Social Care (NCCSC) has been commissioned by the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) to produce social care guidelines on the coordinated transition between health and social care.