A big welcome to our new Quality Checkers, who started today on their induction.
March 2021 event
Live in Greenwich and have a learning disability?
Come along to the Quality Checking Greenwich consultation event on Friday 26th March on zoom.
We will be chatting about health and wellbeing during lockdown as well as your services.
For more information go to our events page https://advocacyingreenwich.org.uk/events-page/
4th December 2020
The Quality checking Greenwich project is looking for people to work as a Quality Checker. If you have a learning disability and live in Greenwich we want you to apply.
For more information click below
23rd October 2020
Join the MPs to talk about GPs on 5th November at the The Health Week on Zoom.
To sign up click here
3rd June 2020
We are Crowdfunding with the Aviva Community Fund to raise much needed funds to enable us to support people with a learning disability to access the help and support they need during the global pandemic:
30th April 2020
Join Tramshed on Thursday for a party on Zoom!
Click here for poster
13th March 2020
‘Jargon Busters’ at today’s London Forum meeting
11th March 2020
The team celebrating our Advocacy Quality Performance Mark
3rd March 2020
After tough assessment we are pleased to have been awarded the Advocacy Quality Performance Mark for 3 years.
29th January 2020
Today we had a special meeting so that members could vote on us becoming a registered charitable company. The change will happen on the 1st April 2020.
14th January 2020
29th November 2019
It’s been a busy couple of weeks for the MPs and Assistant MPs.
19th November 2019
Please support the Safe Places Team
We are crowd funding with Aviva:
15th November 2019
Do you shop at the Co-op in Herbert Road?
If so please make us your chosen cause: https://membership.coop.co.uk/causes/33108
8th November 2019
The MPs and the Safe Places Team have had a busy week
23rd October 2019
The MPs have been hard at work preparing for the next Partnership Board and Citizen Forum this week.
18th October 2019
Debbie and Ravi led a Citizen Forum about Health at Riverwood today. They spoke to people about Black Books, Annual Health Checks and Hospital Passports.
26th September 2019
People with a learning disability die younger than other people. Black Books, Hospital Passports and Annual Health Checks can make a difference.
Please watch our Health Film – it tells you about Black Books (Health Profiles), Hospital Passports and Annual Health Checks.
24th September 2019
We are excited to say we have 5 years funding from the National Lottery for a full time post to support a paid team of people with a learning disability to quality check local services.
2nd August 2019
The MPs and Assistant MPs had a great day planning the Citizen Forums for September, October and November.
30th July 2019
Eveline and Vicky gave a presentation about Good Practice and Advocacy for Parents with a Learning Disability to 400 social work students at the Frontline Summer Institute.
26th July 2019
The MPs and Assistant MPs had their Safeguarding Adults training today
26th June 2019
We were awarded our Disability Confident Employer Award.
20th June 2019
On the 20th June the election team counted the votes for the elections for the Greenwich People’s Parliament.
The 6 new MPs are:
The 4 new Assistant MPs are: