Join us on Wednesday 8th September for our next online carers open meeting! The focus of this meeting will be on having your say about the Carers Support Centre.Continue reading “Reminder: Bristol Carers Online Open Meeting – September 8th”
Bookings for the next Bristol Carers Online Open Meeting are now live!Continue reading “Bristol Carers Online Open Meeting – September 8th”
New Bristol City Council programme to help people with learning difficulties or disabilities find secure paid employment.Continue reading “WE WORK for Everyone has launched”
A new strategy is being developed to support people with drug and alcohol dependency in Bristol and limit the impact of addiction on lives and communities across the city. Continue reading “Bristol’s new Drug and Alcohol Strategy Consultation”
Open to all residents, the COVID-19 Bristol survey will help Bristol City Council to understand the challenges people are facing and what actions might be needed to help prevent further spread of the virus.
Carer representatives listen to the views of other carers and make sure that they are heard. This includes speaking out for other carers at meetings and events and feeding in to local strategies.
Bristol City Council is developing a new website to help people reduce their effect on climate change.
Bristol City Council has announced that the deadline for feedback on the new Carers Strategy has been extended until 19th January 2020.
The Council wishes to gain the views of people who might benefit from a service that provides specialist assessment and equipment for people who are Deaf or have hearing loss. The survey will remain open until the 2nd December 2019.
UPDATE: Please note that this survey has now closed.
Bristol City Council is asking for your views on the support provided by the SEND Sensory Support Service and how it can be improved.
Bristol City Council is consulting on the future of Carer Support Services (for adults) and seeking views on a new Carers Strategy. The accepted definition of a carer is anyone who provides unpaid care for a friend or family member who due to illness, disability, a mental health issue or an addiction cannot cope without their support (The Carers Trust).
Bristol City Council has launched a consultation on Council Tax for 2020 to 2021.
If you are caring for someone with a “hidden disability”, such as a learning disability, autism or a mental health condition, you may now be entitled to a Blue Badge. A Blue Badge allows you to park in some places other people can’t and sometimes get free or discounted parking.
It’s important for carers to have a say about this consultation which closes on 2nd May.
This survey aims to collect the views of parent carers whose children have special educational needs and/or a disability (SEND) and attend a for profit/private or independent school.
The “Balancing Bristol’s Budget 2019-20” consultation was launched today. The consultation aims to gather views on options for the level of Council Tax from April 2019. The consultation is open until midnight on Monday 17 December.