Reports & Recommendations

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Thurrock Diversity Network Submission to the Disabled Motoring UK Blue Badge “Baywatch” Campaign 2019

Following a May 2019 meeting of Thurrock Diversity Network Limited (TDN), at which Officers from the Local Authority Blue Badge Team gave a presentation on the system, rules and procedures and answered questions on the Blue Badge Scheme, it was decided that TDN would contribute to the Disabled Motoring UK (DMUK) Blue Badge “Baywatch” Campaign. Read more about Thurrock Diversity Network Submission to the Disabled Motoring UK Blue Badge “Baywatch” Campaign 2019[…]

Thurrock Coalition – Informing the consultation on learning disability and autism training for health and care staff

Have your say on proposals to introduce mandatory learning disability and autism training for health and care staff. The government wants to know how we can make sure that health and social care staff have the right training to understand the needs of people with a learning disability and autistic people, and make reasonable adjustments Read more about Thurrock Coalition – Informing the consultation on learning disability and autism training for health and care staff[…]

Thurrock Coalition Survey on how the Partnership Boards, Groups & Forums are working for people in Thurrock

Thurrock Coalition wants hear about your experiences and views on how you currently find out about what’s happening with Health and Social Care in Thurrock and how you take part and make your voice heard. We hope that by sharing experiences and views we can influence the improvement of services in the future. Your answers Read more about Thurrock Coalition Survey on how the Partnership Boards, Groups & Forums are working for people in Thurrock[…]

Thinking about health and people with learning disabilities – Invitation to a FREE EVENT! Supported by Thurrock Lifestyle Solutions

The event will take place on Tuesday 27th November at Orsett Hall, Prince Charles Avenue, Orsett, Essex RM16 3HS It will start at 11am. There will be drinks from 10.30am. It will finish at 3pm. This event is about what people with learning disabilities, their families and supporters need to know about some important health Read more about Thinking about health and people with learning disabilities – Invitation to a FREE EVENT! Supported by Thurrock Lifestyle Solutions[…]

Thurrock Coalition – Informing the Local Account through Coproduction

Local Accounts covering previous years in Thurrock, specifically 2016/17 identified 10 key areas of priority and achievement. The priorities were split in to 2 groups of 5 and discussed, and debated at 2 consecutive meetings (in April and May of 2017 respectively) of Thurrock Diversity Network Limited, a Community Benefit Society, consisting of over 60 Read more about Thurrock Coalition – Informing the Local Account through Coproduction[…]

Supporting and informing the refresh of the Thurrock Council Direct Payments Policy

Following a series of 6 workshops throughout July 2018- this Thurrock Coalition Report and Recommendations Paper provides an evidence base upon which Thurrock Council can refresh and update the Direct Payments Policy for 2018 onwards that takes account of and acts upon the lived experiences, views, feedback and needs of individuals, family members and carers Read more about Supporting and informing the refresh of the Thurrock Council Direct Payments Policy[…]

Thurrock Coalition – Informing the Thurrock Council Adult Social Care Mental Health Peer Review

Thurrock Council recently made a request for Thurrock Coalition to plan, facilitate and run an engagement event to gather the views of individuals, family members, carers with lived experience of accessing and using Mental Health Services and support in Thurrock. The results of which would help to inform the upcoming Thurrock Council Adult Social Care Read more about Thurrock Coalition – Informing the Thurrock Council Adult Social Care Mental Health Peer Review[…]

Have Your Say on the Upcoming Thurrock Council Adult Social Care Peer Review – June 2018

This is your opportunity to Have Your Say on the Upcoming Thurrock Council Adult Social Care Peer Review – taking place in June 2018. The Topic is all about Mental Health Services & Support in Thurrock. An EasyRead version of this information and the Survey is available to download and complete from here: Thurrock MH Read more about Have Your Say on the Upcoming Thurrock Council Adult Social Care Peer Review – June 2018[…]

Thurrock Coalition – Informing the Preparing For Adulthood Strategy for Thurrock

Thurrock Council made a request for Thurrock Coalition to plan, facilitate, inform and assist in the development of the Preparing for Adulthood Strategy, via a series of Engagement events and initiatives. It was agreed that this process needs to be informed by the views of Young People, parents and carers, schools and health to ascertain Read more about Thurrock Coalition – Informing the Preparing For Adulthood Strategy for Thurrock[…]

Thurrock Diversity Network Collated Response to the Government’s Blue Badge Citizen Survey

Thurrock Diversity Network Limited is a Community Benefit Society, working for the benefit of Disabled Adult Residents in Thurrock, promoting inclusive services and independent living. At a Network meeting in October 2017 our members took part in the Government’s recent “Blue Badge Citizen Survey” The stated aims of the Survey are to: The Department for Read more about Thurrock Diversity Network Collated Response to the Government’s Blue Badge Citizen Survey[…]

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