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  • Free Garden Design Course for 16-24 year olds

    Autism Plus has an amazing opportunity in August to design a garden at Weston Park Museum in Sheffield. You will work with garden designers to design a garden space to the Museum’s brief.

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  • Uniting our Voices & Defending our Rights

    Disability Sheffield helped organise the annual “Reclaiming Our Futures Alliance” national conference in Sheffield for the second year running. We feel it’s important for local disabled people and disabled people’s organisations (DPOs) to feel part of the collective voice of disabled people and we value the idea behind ROFA where disabled people can unite and defend our rights together. The conference was entitled ‘Uniting our Voices & Defending our Rights’ and explored how we can defend and progress disabled people’s vision of rights, inclusion and equality.

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  • Cycling Back to Being Me

    We are delighted to publish Caroline Waugh’s funny and moving account of her life and cycling which was originally written for the Get Yourself Active website. Caroline’s blog takes us through her many life threatening experiences and some life affirming ones too. Caroline and the team run Cycling 4 All sessions at Hillsborough Park in Sheffield from April through to October.

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  • The Big Fat Housing Chat

    Disability Sheffield and Sheffield Voices have teamed up with Change in Leeds who are campaigning with Shelter about housing issues that affect people with learning disabilities. We would like to add your story about housing to the campaign. This event is for anyone with a learning disability and for anyone who supports people or provides accommodation to people with a learning disability. Held on the 1st September it will run from 10.00 am through to 3.30 pm and is being held at The Circle, Sheffield.

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  • Hate and Mate Crime Information Day

    Come along to Sheffield Moor Market on 11 August from 10am to 4pm to meet our learning disability group, Sheffield Voices , discuss our Hate and Mate Crime video, and find out about the Safe Places Scheme.

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  • National Trust Seeks Your Support to Create an Accessible Woodland Path at Longshaw

    Could you help support their funding application by completing a short online survey or sending a letter /email of support?

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  • DWP Responds to Report on Benefit Delivery

    See the response to the Work and Pensions Committee’s recommendations that the DWP address benefits errors.

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  • Trying to Set Up A User Led Organisation or Community Group?

    Disability charity Spectrum, has produced a video guide to help you, including planning, funding and finance, working out your direction and how to get advice and support.

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  • Give Your Views on PIP Assessments

    Your chance to provide evidence for the second independent review of the assessment process for PIP and DLA reassessment claims.

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  • New Pack to Help Disabled People Leaving Hospital

    Free easy read planners and information for people with learning disabilities and/or autism who are in hospital because of a mental health problem or behaviour which challenges.

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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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Disability Sheffield is a forward-thinking, energetic organisation doing a lot of positive work in Sheffield. I have no doubt they will continue to do so for a long time to come.
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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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When I moved to Sheffield nearly five years ago it was my "go to" organisation. I expect it to stay that way. All the staff and volunteers seem to pull out little gems of effort that disabled people like me couldn't do without. Professionally and personally - I love em :)
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