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9 Apr 2014

Salary: £81,000 p.a. plus car allowance £3,180 p.a. Closing date: 30/04/2014

7 Apr 2014

Real Life Options (RLO) is close to completing a two-year project on the supportive role of personal technology.

2 Apr 2014

VODG Members Advance and KeyRing, are to merge this month - April 2014.

2 Apr 2014

'Making banking easier' guide for people with a learning disability and other financially excluded groups

31 Mar 2014

A new report predicts the future of care-giving, in light of evolving consumer trends and technology. Report author, Ruth Marvel of Scope,  explains more.

29 Mar 2014

Implementing the Care Act & embedding a culture of safeguarding - 26th June 2014 Holiday Inn ­ Bloomsbury, London

28 Mar 2014

Warmest congratulations to this year's Skills for Care, Accolades Awards, 'Winner of Winners,' VODG member The Westminster Society for people with learning disabilities.

27 Mar 2014

Office Based – Westminster, London. £41,754 - £47,342 pa (Including London Weighting).

17 Mar 2014

Avenues Group is holding its annual Golf Challenge to raise money for projects that will make a difference to the lives of people facing significant disadvantage through disability or illness.

14 Mar 2014

Paul Snell, chief executive of Walsingham, blogs about the need to support people to be more closely connected to their community

7 Mar 2014

After 40 years of leading United Response, founding the charity and steering it from modest beginnings into a multi-award-winning top 100 charity ...

6 Mar 2014

A manager has been chosen from 150 Dimensions staff members who support people with learning disabilities and autism to share her expertise in Australia

6 Mar 2014

Includes music from Mozart and Liszt. Tickets cost £18.00, 50% of which will go to Respond

6 Mar 2014

John Adams blogs about a new charter for social care providers

5 Mar 2014

London based youth forum for blind young people unveils the country’s first ever manifesto, highlighting the realities blind young people face around employment, education, transport and diagnosis support.

3 Mar 2014

Presentations from the VODG members’ meeting held on 27 February are now available

26 Feb 2014

This is a 'must come to event' for CEOs, MDs and HR Directors whose businesses face the real challenge of filling the talent gap.

26 Feb 2014

A pioneering new online service launched by charity Vibrance, will make it easier for adults and children with disabilities to link up with essential services at a click of a button.

26 Feb 2014

It should be far easier for individuals who need support to find the right PA

20 Feb 2014

Scope invites submissions of interest - Deadline: 10 March 2014

11 Feb 2014

Parliament has passed the lobbying bill, John Tizard believes that charities could muster some vigour and resolution to have the bill withdrawn.

11 Feb 2014

The commitment, which consists of five aims, outlines the charity’s dedication to reducing the social isolation often experienced by people with disabilities.

4 Feb 2014

A strategic approach by commissioners and providers is more cost-efficient, creates stronger relationships and improves outcomes for disabled people, says John Adams

15 Jan 2014

Eve Kuhr Hersov has over 30 years professional experience working with diverse populations including older people, individuals with mental health issues, autism, substance abuse, and learning disabilities.