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Suffolk People First 2022

Suffolk People First 2022

Suffolk People First 2022! Sign up now: https://tinyurl.com/SuffolkPFMay2022 When: Friday 27th May 2022Time: 10:30 – 2:30Where: Twelve Acre Approach, Kesgrave, Ipswich IP5 1JF The theme this year is the live launch of The Suffolk Joint Learning Disability Strategy 2022. There will be a marketplace showing lots of interesting projects from all over Suffolk! You can…

Mark interviews Sarah Naysmth-Miller

Mark interviews Sarah Naysmth-Miller

The Suffolk Joint Learning Disability Strategy exists to help make sure people with learning disabilities live good lives as part of their community, with the right support, at the right time, from the right people. As part of the My Home Focus Group we asked Mark to interview Sarah Nasmyth-Miller Assistant director of Mental Health,…

Mark interviews Lisa Nobes

Mark interviews Lisa Nobes

The Suffolk Joint Learning Disability Strategy exists to help make sure people with learning disabilities live good lives as part of their community, with the right support, at the right time, from the right people. As part of the My Health Focus Group we asked Mark to interview Lisa Nobes, Chief Nursing Officer for Ipswich…

The Covid Public Inquiry – Have your say

The Covid Public Inquiry – Have your say

The government are holding a public inquiry into what happened when the Covid pandemic started. A public inquiry is an official review ordered by the government. It is guided by law. This inquiry will look at how ready the country was for the emergency and how all parts of the government or services acted when…

Suffolk People First March 2022

Suffolk People First March 2022

At Suffolk People First March 2022 we spoke about Housing! Thank you for everyone who came to the conference, it was great to see lots of faces and we had some great discussions. Please watch the live video here: Thank you to all our speakers and to the people who were involved in the videos!…

New Advocacy service in Suffolk

New Advocacy service in Suffolk

We are very pleased to announce that from today, POhWER will be working alongside three long-established and experienced local advocacy providers Ace Anglia, Suffolk Family Carers and Suffolk User Forum to support people using health and social care services in Suffolk: https://www.pohwer.net/suffolk-advocacy-service

Suffolk Learning Disability Strategy: My Voice Focus Group

Suffolk Learning Disability Strategy: My Voice Focus Group

The Suffolk Learning Disability Partnership Board would like to invite self-advocates, families and carers, provider organisations, board members, key organisations, and wider partnership to the Suffolk Learning Disability Strategy: My Voice Focus Group. When: Thursday, 28th April 2022Time: 10:30 – 12:30Where: Zoom: LINK Read more about the Strategy here: https://suffolkordinarylives.co.uk/event/7828/

Suffolk Learning Disability Strategy: My Life Focus Group

Suffolk Learning Disability Strategy: My Life Focus Group

The Suffolk Learning Disability Partnership Board would like to invite self-advocates, families and carers, provider organisations, board members, key organisations, and wider partnership to the Suffolk Learning Disability Strategy: My Life Focus Group. When: Thursday, 21st April 2022Time: 10:30 – 12:30Where: Zoom: LINKRead more about the Strategy here: https://suffolkordinarylives.co.uk/event/7828/

Join Our Team!

Join Our Team!

Join our team! Self-Advocacy Project Worker ACE Anglia is a highly influential independent advocacy organisation based in Suffolk. We are now looking for a Self -Advocacy, Co-production Project Worker join our team based in Stowmarket, Suffolk. This is a full-time position, on offer is a salary of £12 per hour. It will involve hybrid working…

Joel Mayo’s Ordinary Life

Joel Mayo’s Ordinary Life

This week is World Autism Acceptance week! Joel tells us about his life where he works as a Peer Educator for Ace Anglia and goes to Geek Retreat weekly. We also support the Joint Learning Disability Strategy ‘People with learning disabilities live good lives as part of their community, with the right support, at the…

Annual Health Check Workshop, Avenues East

Annual Health Check Workshop, Avenues East

On Friday 11th March two of our peer educators Joel and Harriet went to Avenues East and delivered an Annual Health Check Workshop. Everybody learned lots of information about the Annual Health Check and how to have one. We also set up a monitor so anyone who wasn’t able to join the group in person…

Annual Health Check Workshop, Growing Places

Annual Health Check Workshop, Growing Places

Two of our peer educators Joel and Steven delivered an Annual Health Check Workshop at Growing Places (Realise Futures) on Thursday 10th of February. Everybody learned lots of information about getting their Annual Health Check!If you would like to book in an Annual Health Check Workshop or you would like to learn more about the…

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