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  • Give Your Views On The Future Of Supertram

    Give Your Views On The Future Of Supertram

    Disabled Supertram users are being asked to contribute to a consultation on the future of the transport system in Sheffield. The consultation will help them to recommend an option for funding from the Department for Transport.

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  • Have Your Say on the Future of Adult Social Care in Sheffield

    Have Your Say  on the Future of Adult Social Care in Sheffield

    In June a number of Sheffield residents and representatives of disabled people’s organisations joined together with the Disability Hub and Disability Sheffield to discuss the difficulties they faced around social care.Because of the delay, including the release of the Government Green paper on long term funding for social care for those above retirement age, the Local Government Association (LGA) is taking a stand and seeking feedback via consultation on all adult social care.At the same time, we would be grateful if participants would please respond to our own consultation and help us identify more readily some of the issues facing disabled people and others here in Sheffield.

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  • Blue Badge to be extended to people with 'hidden disabilities'

    Blue Badge to be extended to people with 'hidden disabilities'

    In the biggest overhaul to the scheme in 40 years the government has announced that people with hidden disabilities, including autism and mental health conditions will be eligible to apply for a Blue Badge next year.

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  • Consultation on Extending the legal 'Right to Have' a Personal Health Budget

    Consultation on Extending the legal 'Right to Have' a Personal Health Budget

    The government has launched a consultation seeking views on extending the legal rights relating to personal budgets and integrated budgets to more people. The consultation closes on 8th June 2018 .

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  • What do you think of the new 'talking buses' in Sheffield?

    What do you think of the new 'talking buses' in Sheffield?

    Five months on from the launch, South Yorkshire Passenger Transport Executive would like your feedback on the new audio-visual displays on the 120 route buses in Sheffield.

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  • Consultation Plans On Transport 'up North'

    Consultation Plans On Transport 'up North'

    Transport for the North (TfN) has recently launched their draft Strategic Transport Plan, which sets out how they want to drive economic growth and create a more successful North through improving transport connections. Give your views on the plan in the online consultation and at events planned across the region, including at Doncaster Sheffield Airport, on Wednesday March 21st between 4-7pm.

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  • CCG Consultation with Seldom Heard Groups

    CCG Consultation with Seldom Heard Groups

    South Yorkshire’s Community Foundation has been commissioned by the Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) to give a voice to seldom heard groups across South Yorkshire regarding five NHS provisions.Phase 2 of the community consultation has now begun and you can take part by completing a short survey. Please note the deadline is 24th January 2018

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  • Clinical Commissioning Group - Giving Voice to Seldom Heard Groups

    Clinical Commissioning Group - Giving Voice to Seldom Heard Groups

    South Yorkshire’s Community Foundation has been commissioned by the Clinical Commissioning Group to give a voice to seldom heard groups across South Yorkshire regarding five NHS provisions:Urgent care; Maternity;Unwell Children;Strokes ;Gastroenterology. Find out how to give your views in various ways.

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  • Changes Planned for Urgent Primary Care in Sheffield

    Changes Planned for Urgent Primary Care in Sheffield

    Sheffield Clinical Commissioning Group has recently revealed plans to open a new Urgent Treatment Centre at the Northern General and close both the Minor Injuries Unit at the Hallamshire Hospital and the Broad Lane Walk-in Centre near the city centre.The deadline for giving your views is Monday 18th December.

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  • Department for Transport Consultation

    Department for Transport Consultation

    The Department for Transport (DfT) is seeking feedback on a draft accessibility action plan which sets out proposals to improve the travel experience for disabled people. The consultation will run until 15 November 2017.

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A fantastic presentation thought provoking and good questions from the floor around promoting this film/message to the general public not just professionals.
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Very good presentation, brave of the speakers to tell their stories and had a very high impact - feedback from Mate/Hate Crime presentation and video session at Safeguarding Working Together Conference
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