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The Centre for Independent Living

We are a membership and user led organisation, run and controlled by disabled people. We promote independent living for disabled people in Sheffield. By independent living we mean that disabled people have the same freedom and rights to exercise choice and control over their own lives as any other person.

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Meet Disability Sheffield's New Advocacy Worker

We’re proud to introduce you to the latest member of our Advocacy Team. Darren is profoundly deaf and his role will target advocacy support for deaf and hard of hearing people.

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APPG for Disability Inquiry into Halving the Disability Employment Gap

The All Party Parliamentary Group for Disability invites written submissions to inform its inquiry into how the Government can fulfil its pledge to halve the disability employment gap. We would therefore like to ask disabled people to share their feelings and any personal stories of bearing the effects of unemployment or trying to stay in work. Please feel free to share them with us and let us know if you are happy to use them as examples in our response. We are happy to anonymise them if you would prefer.

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ROFA Conference 2016

Disability Sheffield is delighted to announce, yet again, our co-hosting of the “Reclaiming Our Futures Alliance” on Thursday 14 July 10:30 am until 16:00 pm at Sheffield Town Hall .

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Thursday 30th June

Sheffield Cycling 4 All

Sheffield Cycling 4 All is back at Hillsborough Park from March through to October 2016 . Open taster sessions take place every Thursday at 10-3pm...

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Thursday 7th July

Sheffield Cycling 4 All

Sheffield Cycling 4 All is back at Hillsborough Park from March through to October 2016 . Open taster sessions take place every Thursday at 10-3pm...

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Saturday 2nd July

Explore, Grow and Thrive Workshop - Changing Faces

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Saturday 16th July

Explore, Grow and Thrive Workshop - Changing Faces

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How Technology Can Help You Manage Your Health Conditions - Free Healthwatch Sheffield Event

If you have two or more long term health conditions then this free event on 22nd July at The Circle in Sheffield could be for you.

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Sexual Health Sheffield Has Moved From Central Health Clinic

Sexual Health Sheffield has moved from its city centre base at Central Health Clinic on Mulberry Street to 11a, B Road at the Royal Hallamshire Hospital, S10 2JF.

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Sheffield Equality Hub Network June Newsletter

We support Sheffield City Council to produce their monthly newsletter containing news and events from the Equality Hub Network and want to share news with you from across the network communities.

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The 10th anniversary event was very informative, and I was particularly impressed with the level of attendance and the reach that Disability Sheffield clearly has
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James Henshall, Irwin Mitchell

Disability Sheffield is a forward-thinking, energetic organisation doing a lot of positive work in Sheffield. I have no doubt they will continue to do so for a long time to come.
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Ruth

When I moved to Sheffield nearly five years ago it was my "go to" organisation. I expect it to stay that way. All the staff and volunteers seem to pull out little gems of effort that disabled people like me couldn't do without. Professionally and personally - I love em :)
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Andrew Crooks

Forward thinking, supportive, always there to help and support the disabled community in Sheffield. They excel in promoting choice, control and independence for people with disabilities. A great team of people driving change. Keep up the good work and long may it continue.
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Erica Holden, Wright Business Support Centre

Sheffield Disability have a great passion and commitment to assist people with disabilities and their families in Sheffield. A positive voice for the disabled community and always promoting choice and control. Excellent work achieved with limited resources.
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Nancy Benn, Direct PA Services