Your September 2020 Direct Payment e-newsletter

In this issue: - Updated Personal Budget & Personal Health Budget Government Guidance - Independent Lives Employer Training Events 2020 - Chatty Cafes - Housing Accessibility Consultation and, - Clear masks for NHS and Care Workers Read more

Your September 2020 Children and Young People newsletter

In this issue: find out about the Family Fund COVID funding, a Public consultation on improving Social Security, a message to all West Sussex Blue Badge holders and a chance to shape Croydon Council's new equality strategy. Read more

Your August 2020 Direct Payment e-newsletter

In this issue: how to join the Independent Lives Involvement Network, the Rough Guide to Accessible Britain, the Disabled Motoring UK Baywatch Survey and Printable resources for Social Distancing & Face Covering Exemption. Read more

Your August 2020 Children and Young People newsletter

In this issue: find out about our Coffee & Chat virtual events, free badges for those who are face mask exempt, West Sussex Mind Training Courses and Changing Places toilets news Read more

Your July 2020 Direct Payment e-newsletter

In this issue: the publication of this year's impact report, find out about our Coffee & Chat virtual events, free badges for those who are face mask exempt and an important update on Statutory Sick Pay for those who are shielding. Read more

Your July 2020 Children and Young People newsletter

In this issue: free P.E home learning resources, reaching families live chat videos, compass: learning, leisure and lockdown guides and information on the croydon disability register and access card Read more

Your June 2020 Direct Payment e-newsletter

In this issue: a COVID-19 update, find out about our Coffee & Chat virtual events, our training workbooks, West Sussex Connect to Support and Croydon People First Read more

Your June 2020 Children and Young People newsletter

In this issue: a reminder of how we can help, find out about our Coffee & Chat virtual events, how you can access the Reaching Families telephone counselling service and some helpful guidance on how to manage with stress Read more

Your May 2020 Direct Payment e-newsletter

In this issue we let you know all about: - Your chance to share how the Coronavirus Pandemic is affecting you - New Government Guidance on accessibility assistance for benefit requests - An opportunity to report your experience of getting care or treatment during the Coronavirus Pandemic and, - Free Direct Payment resources Read more

Your May 2020 Children and Young People newsletter

In this issue: West Sussex Parent Carer Forum Virtual Pop-Ups, Your chance to provide feedback on COVID-19 Direct Payment Guidance, Resources to help you explain Coronavirus to your Children and a reminder to tell us how we’re doing. Read more

Your April 2020 Direct Payment e-newsletter

In this issue we let you know all about: - Keeping Active at home - Managing your Mental Health - Mutual Aid groups - The West Sussex Community Hub Read more

Be scam savvy – local charity consortium advises on avoiding scams during pandemic

A consortium of charities based in West Sussex, Brighton and Hove is advising people of the steps they can take to avoid scammers during the Coronavirus pandemic. Read more

Your April 2020 Children and Young People newsletter

This issue is a special edition of the Children and Young Person’s e-news aimed at those who are currently at home with their children. Read more

Your February 2020 Children and Young People newsletter

In this issue: becoming a trustee for Independent Lives, the WSCC five year investment plan, free digital online safety sessions for parents and carers, consultations on proposed changes to three West Sussex schools, and free PA training opportunities Read more

Your February 2020 newsletter

In this edition: WSCC five year investment plan, the West Sussex Crowd Spring funding window, call for evidence launched into Universal Credit, and free training opportunities. Read more

Your December 2019 newsletter

In this issue you'll read all about: our free training offers, Breathing Spaces gardening in 2020, the West Sussex Compass Card, and disability related expenses. Read more

Your December 2019 Direct Payment e-newsletter

In this issue you'll read all about: our free training offers, Breathing Spaces gardening in 2020, the West Sussex Compass Card, and disability related expenses. Read more

Your October 2019 Direct Payment e-newsletter

In this issue we let you know all about: - Free Training offered by Independent Lives - Carers Trust Grant Fund - The Ageing Well in West Sussex Consultation and - Information on Disability Related Expenses Read more

Superhero Sunday raises over £600!

We had lots of fun at our Superhero Sunday which was held on Sunday 22nd September. Read more

Your October 2019 Children & Young People e-newsletter

In this issue we let you know all about: - The West Sussex Customer and Carer Group - Free training for Personal Assistants and Employers - Public Consultation on Mental Health Plans and - VI Fun Day Read more

Your September 2019 Direct Payment e-newsletter

In this issue we let you know all about: - Superhero Sunday - Upcoming Independent Lives events - West Sussex Mental Health Consultation - How to apply for Disability funding Read more

Your September 2019 Children & Young People e-newsletter

In this issue we let you know all about: - Superhero Sunday! - Our upcoming effective employer and peer support events - The Compass Card scheme - Mental Health workshops for children and young people and - The Disabled Students allowance Read more

Your August 2019 Direct Payment e-newsletter

In this issue we let you know all about: - West Sussex mental health consultation - The “No Wheelchair Tax” campaign - West Sussex County Council budget 2020/2021 - Human Rights for Mental Health - Dementia Friendly events happening in Worthing Read more

Your August 2019 Children & Young People e-newsletter

This month is a special edition, where we give you accessible ideas of what you can do with your children over the summer. Read more