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Disability Rights UK E-Newsletter 21 March 2016

Update your mailing preferences Our free newsletter keeps you up to date with the work we do and the work of our members. All links are to Disability Rights UK websites or blogs, unless otherwise stated DR UK comments on…
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MK DAD page

Milton Keynes Disability Awareness Day or MKDAD has been celebrated for 2 years now and is growing in popularity and has bec…ome a permanent fixture on the MK calendar. MK DAD aims to highlight the enormous talents and strengths of…
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Richmond fellowship Employment service

From 1st April 2016, Richmond Fellowship Employment Services in Bletchley will close to become part of the Neighbourhood Employment Programme (NEP) which is delivered and managed by the Milton Keynes Council (MKC)   MKC’s commissioning team has decided that it…
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Cascading information

Why is this happening? The contract to operate the GP practice and walk-in service at Broughton Gate will expire in 2016 and a new service will be procured by NHS England. The CCG needs to decide whether the walk-in service…
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Guide to Welfare Benefit Changes in the Budget 2016

  From Autumn 2016, exempts all households who are entitled to Carers Allowance, the Carers Element of Universal Credit and Guardians Allowance from the Benefit Cap. costing £25 million by 2020/21 2.73 Change in the PIP Descriptors Will apply to…
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Lifestyle Choices East Midlands

Do you want to do something that makes a difference to people’s lives and have fun? You will be supporting individuals with a disability to access social, leisure and home activities, they may not ordinarily be able to do?  …
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Welcome to the Community Action: MK Weekly Update…

Welcome to the Community Action: MK Weekly Update… In this week’s edition: Child Sexual Exploitation Awareness Day Voluntary Fete Coordinator with Hula Animal Rescue Kingston Library needs volunteers The Leading Together Programme MK Soup – is your group hungry for…
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