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  • Holocaust Memorial Day Vigil 2018

    Holocaust Memorial Day Vigil 2018

    Each year there are a variety of speakers and performers from different communities to highlight both past and present genocide, persecution and discrimination at a candlelit vigil in the Winter Garden taking place this year on Thursday 25 January from 5.30 to 7pm.

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  • Equality Hub Network Newsletter for January

    Equality Hub Network Newsletter for January

    We support Sheffield City Council to produce their monthly newsletter containing news and events from the Equality Hub Network. Catch up with all their latest news this January.

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  • Cabinet Reshuffle Action Call

    Cabinet Reshuffle Action Call

    “If the new Secretary of State for Work and Pensions really wants to make a difference to disabled people’s lives, she’ll have to do more than promote the ‘Disability Confident’ initiative and encourage employers to be more disability friendly,” says Sue Bott from Disability Rights UK.“She has a very full in-tray when it comes to disabled people.”

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  • Launch of New Sheffield Mental Health Guide

    Launch of New Sheffield Mental Health Guide

    Help with mental health problems will be at your fingertips thanks to the launch of a new guide today on what is thought to be ‘the saddest day of the year’ – the third Monday of January, commonly known as Blue Monday.

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  • Sheffield City Region Transport Strategy Consultation Launch

    Sheffield City Region Transport Strategy Consultation Launch

    Sheffield City Region (SCR) launched its 12-week consultation this week, asking people who live or work in Sheffield City Region to give their views on the refreshed Sheffield City Region Transport Strategy.

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  • Disability Sheffield Brings You Our 2018 Pick 'N' Mix Fundraising Gig

    Disability Sheffield Brings You Our 2018 Pick 'N' Mix Fundraising Gig

    Our spectacular BIG live Music Fundraising event is back by popular demand. Even better than last year – how could that be possible? – we’re bringing live music back to Crookes Social Club for our annual New Year celebration. So bring your friends and join us on Saturday 20th January from 7.30 – 11.30 at Crookes Social Club, Mulehouse Rd, S10 1TD.

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  • Free Dance to Health Sessions

    Free Dance to Health Sessions

    If you are an older person who has had a fall or is worried about falling, Dance to Health is a FREE and fun falls prevention session. No Dance experience necessary!

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  • #SpeakUp Grants

    #SpeakUp Grants

    Speak up about health care and you can gain a grant thanks to a new initiative launched by Healthwatch Sheffield.Not for profit, third sector, voluntary or community groups can apply for the grants of up to £500 and have until January 31 to apply.

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  • Not Equal: The experiences of Deaf people accessing Health and Social Care in Sheffield

    Not Equal: The experiences of Deaf people accessing Health and Social Care in Sheffield

    Healthwatch Sheffield, in partnership with Citizens Advice Sheffield and Disability Sheffield has carried out an investigation into the experiences of Deaf people accessing health and social care services in the city.Deaf people’s needs are often disregarded when it comes to provision of health and social care in Sheffield, their new report – entitled Not Equal – has revealed.

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  • Walking for Purpose - Take the next Step to Employment

    Walking for Purpose - Take the next Step to Employment

    Are you looking for work or know someone who is? This scheme offers exercise, skills for work, free training and workplace visits and is launching its 3rd block of walks on Tuesday 16 January 2018 in two new areas High Green and Chapeltown.

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