Please join us tomorrow for the virtual Learning Disability Partnership Board meeting. See the Meetings and Minutes page for full details and the latest agenda. Join us at 10:30 for an informal chat before the meeting starts at 11am.
Exciting news! The date has been set for the 12th Big health and social care open day - 20th May 2020. Please see the earlier post to watch the highlight film from the 2019 day and we hope to see you all in 2020! Any queries please get in touch with Simon Shorrick on 01452 321015.
Kingfisher Treasure Seekers Events
Taurus Crafts Events
Inclusion Gloucestershire - have organised two free fitness taster sessions. These will be held at their Gloucester Inclusion Hub, Friends Meeting House, Greyfriars, Gloucester, GL1 1UA. Ph: 01452 234003
Wednesday 19th June - Allsorts Fitness taster session from 11.30am to 12.30pm
Friday 21st June - GFitness taster session from 11.30am to 12.30pm
Hospital Liaison Nurses - Hospital Experience Sessions on Wednesday 19th June for people with learning disabilities at Gloucestershire Royal Hospital, Redwood Education Centre. Please call Bev or Carol on: 0300 422 4953 or 0300 422 4985 if you would like more information
Longlevens Mixed Rugby – Inclusive for those with a learning disability, Wednesday 19th June 6.30 – 8pm. Longlevens Rugby Club, Clubhouse Longford Lane, Gloucester, GL2 9EU. Also runs every other Thursday from 20th June at the rugby club. Ph: 07724 773238
Boccia from Cotswold Crusaders – Special Olympics Club Hub, Come and have a go - Friday 21st June 5.30 – 7pm at Leisure @Cheltenham, Tommy Taylor Lane. Contact – Anna Eaton, Crusaders.email@example.com, ph: 07789 558963 on Facebook as Crusaders Boccia Club
Beam Gymnastics – Accessible Gymnastics club supporting children with additional emotional, physical, behavioural and sensory challenges. Tuesday 18th (Cirencester) and Wednesday 19th (Fairford) Ph: 07780 506650 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org for more details.
MENCAP - https://www.mencap.org.uk/get-involved/learning-disability-week-2019 - Main MENCAP Helpline Ph: 0808 808 1111
The 10th Learning Disability annual Big Health Check and Social Care Open Day took place in Gloucester on 22nd May. The event, at Oxstalls Sports Park, was aimed at helping people with learning disabilities with complex physical and health needs to stay healthy and active.
1,257 service users, volunteers, family carers, support staff and guests from NHS England attended. Please see below for the video of the day...
Inclusion Gloucestershire have created some amazing videos to show people what its like to visit the Dentist and Optician. Please check them out below...
The 18th - 24th June is Learning Disabilities week. Please check out the Mencap site for more details and events... https://www.mencap.org.uk/get-involved/learning-disability-week-2018
Neryl Bice - Commissioning Officer & Partnership Board Officer