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  • What is Giving Tuesday?

    What is Giving Tuesday?

    Giving Tuesday was introduced to the UK by The Charities Aid Foundation in 2014 as “an antidote to the mass consumerism of Black Friday”. Powered by social media, Giving Tuesday now takes place in more than 70 countries around the world. It’s an incredible way to kick-start the charitable season!

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  • 3rd Personal Commissioning Co-production Workshop

    3rd Personal Commissioning Co-production Workshop

    Do you have an interest in or experience of personal budgets and personal health budgets? We would like to invite you to the next IPC co-production workshop on Wednesday 20th Dec 1.30-4pm at The Circle, 33 Rockingham Lane, Sheffield S1 4FW.

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  • Social Prescribing for Free Conflict Mediation

    Social Prescribing for Free Conflict Mediation

    Social prescribing is a way of linking patients in primary care with sources of support within the community – usually provided by the voluntary and community sector, offering GPs a non-medical referral option that can operate alongside existing treatments to improve health and wellbeing. Sheffield MESH is offering free mediation for people with health problems caused by conflict in their community or interpersonal relationships.

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  • Help the Home Office to Test their new Digital Service

    Help the Home Office to Test their new Digital Service

    The Home Office in Sheffield is looking for disabled people to trial a new digital service we have designed. We are offering £40 of shopping vouchers, per hour, as a way of saying thank you for your help.The trial will start from the end of November.

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  • Disability Sheffield AGM 2017

    Disability Sheffield AGM 2017

    You are warmly invited to our Annual General Meeting on Friday 15th December from 10am to 11.30am at the Virgin Lounge , 66 Fargate, Sheffield S1 2HE. Please let us know if you’re able to attend.

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  • Sheffield Equality Hub Newsletter for November

    Sheffield Equality Hub Newsletter for November

    Catch up with all the latest news and events this month in the Sheffield Equality Hub newsletter.

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  • Making Visits Matter : Unison Report

    Making Visits Matter : Unison Report

    Read the results of Unison’s survey of 1,000 home care workers showing how they try to do their best within a system that increasingly prioritises “quotas over compassion”.

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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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  • Your Second Favourite Disability Blog

    Your Second Favourite Disability Blog

    As part of our continuing effort to introduce you to your second favourite disability blog (after ours of course,) we’re taking a look at The Purple Space blog featuring stores about disability confidence at work.

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  • The Agoraphobic Traveller

    The Agoraphobic Traveller

    Meet the artist who photographed the world without leaving home. By taking screenshots of remote places on Google Street View, Jacqui Kenny has amassed over 50K followers on her Instagram account in just a few months and has her own solo exhibition.

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