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Correction and Apology: Summer Newsletter 2017

In an article published in our Summer Newsletter 2017, the following statements were made about Bristol City Council’s Draft Commissioning Plan for Voice and Influence: ‘Although this is positive it won’t, unfortunately, guarantee we will be considered for the funding. This is because the Council’s rules on who can qualify to apply for Council contracts […]

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Our Summer Newsletter for 2017 is out now!

Our Summer Newsletter for 2017 is out now! In this edition: Forum’s Future Funding in Balance No Disability Commissioner on EHRC Forum Successes PIP Inquiry A Volunteer’s View of the Forum ‘Your Neighbourhood’ – proposed council cuts Local News ‘Hard Brexit’ and Disabled people The Social Model and Employment Accessible Sport Download copy here (PDF) […]

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General Election Question Time For Bristol’s Equalities Communities

General Election Question Time For Bristol’s Equalities Communities Bristol’s equalities groups (BEING) are hosting a joint question time (hustings) event on Wednesday 31 May 2017 From 11am till 1.00pm At: The City Academy, Russell Town Avenue, Bristol BS5 9JH Parliamentary candidates confirmed to attend, so far, are: Thangam Debbonaire – The Labour Party Tony Dyer […]

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Bristol Mental Health – Update for 18 April 2017

Bristol Mental Health – Update for 18 April 2017 Crisis support from Bristol Mental Health Bristol Mental Health, in partnership with NHS Bristol Clinical Commissioning Group (CGG), Bristol Independent Mental Health Network (BIMHN), service users and carers, has made a number of improvements to ensure that people experiencing a mental health crisis get the right support […]

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