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CARP Collaborations: From existing to living

24th May 2018
  Today young people with learning disabilities are delivering powerful messages to Welsh politicians about the social isolation and social segregation of their peers.   Young people with disabilities feel they face many prejudices which harms their life chances and well-being.  They feel they are too often ‘just existing’ rather than living a good life. They face problems ...

DRILL Grants Success QUB

16th May 2018
DRILL Grants Success The Disability Research Network at the School of Social Sciences, Education and Social Work (SSESW) is delighted to be involved in three grant award successes in Northern Ireland as part of the DRILL (Disability Research on Independent Living and Learning) programme, a £5 million scheme led by people with disabilities and funded by ...

DEPARTMENT FOR SNAKES & LADDERS?

16th April 2018
Fionn is 60, and has two long-term conditions for which there are no effective treatments. He wanted to be able to call on a social safety net; the best thing on offer at the moment seems to be a spectacularly uncomfortable hammock.   I’m exactly the same as anyone else who’s gathered up a lifetime of training ...

Barod: Workshop event

20th March 2018
Anne Collis, from Barod, has received funding from The British Sociological Association to organise a workshop on ethics for anyone who considers themselves an ‘early career researcher’. The workshop will be held in Bangor (Wales) but the event is not restricted to people based in Wales. There are only 30 places available so if you ...

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Retweeted Bronagh Byrne (@BronaghByrneQUB):

Looking forward to attending this public meeting with @PSNIFermOmagh t… https://t.co/n9FDDHLxyp

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Bronagh Byrne Bronagh Byrne @BronaghByrneQUB

Looking forward to attending this public meeting with @PSNIFermOmagh this evening. V timely for our #drilluk proje… https://t.co/FkOGwF2P7R

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Shaping Our Lives Shaping Our Lives @Solnetwork1

Peer led research looking at the potential of Disabled people becoming foster carers. We would love to hear your st… https://t.co/4lVd0dCYeP

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Today young people with learning disabilities are delivering powerful messages to #Senedd about the social isolatio… https://t.co/uh83RFPvlm

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@welshflier a @Barod_CIC yn rhannu gyda ni ar #DiwrnodEwrop “Mae bod yn bartner cwmni KESS2 yn rhoi’r sgiliau angen… https://t.co/FHBbWlH60S

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@welshflier and @Barod_CIC share with us on #EuropeDay “Being a KESS2 company partner gave Barod the skills they ne… https://t.co/Z2v7ewApuO

3 weeks ago
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#TBT: DMU awarded @BigLotteryFund money to explore employment challenges for people with sickle cell disorders 👉… https://t.co/dby5JuPlBI

1 month ago
welshflier welshflier @welshflier

@drill_uk I was fortunate to be at a similar event in Cardiff recently, focusing on evidence around #coproductionhttps://t.co/MxY3YmVQ3Z

1 month ago
Barod CIC Barod CIC @Barod_CIC

We can’t wait to see how your plans develop! Thank you for your hard work today #TheBridge #DRILLUK https://t.co/KXwROM6GL2

2 months ago
Barod CIC Barod CIC @Barod_CIC

@Kerryspeedy1 @SFWales Glad it was a good day. Hope your brain isn’t too frazzled! Safe travel home. #TheBridge #DRILLUK

2 months ago
Barod CIC Barod CIC @Barod_CIC

Today’s top tip. It can be a long journey to start a business, so celebrate every achievement and each step along t… https://t.co/D7u1JbVGTE

2 months ago
Barod CIC Barod CIC @Barod_CIC

Home time. Time to let everything sink in before working out next steps. Can’t wait to see new businesses develop… https://t.co/avbbTcpjAb

2 months ago
AVA AVA @AVAproject

CALLING ALL service providers in mental health, housing, social care and the NHS. Those of us at #drilluk project a… https://t.co/v4GQergxbU

2 months ago
Barod CIC Barod CIC @Barod_CIC

Early lunch, now back to learn what ‘social firm’ means and what @SFWales can offer as a #TheBridge partner #DRILLUK https://t.co/YstRIoNlIZ

2 months ago
Barod CIC Barod CIC @Barod_CIC

Fascinating listening to each of our partners explaining a bit about their organisations and lives. #DRILLUKhttps://t.co/xKwheyufhN

2 months ago
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#Linkinbio This is a new Twitter page for, hash tag #GogoVibez music and vibez from London UK to the world. Follow… https://t.co/fl9w5wsUfa

2 months ago
Maria Berghs Maria Berghs @MariaBerghs

Reviewing the literature for #sicklecell #employment #DRILLUK research project this morning for our partners… https://t.co/ficxq3bD6M

3 months ago
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Job Opportunity! #DRILLUK Research Officer
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3 months ago
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Job Opportunity! #DRILLUK Research Officer
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3 months ago
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Exciting @QUB_DRN #DRILLUK grants success on research areas spanning access to justice for #deaf people, mental… https://t.co/Kvltal73i9

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Exciting @QUB_DRN #DRILLUK grants success on research areas spanning access to justice for #deaf people, mental hea… https://t.co/eOScUPZgYe

3 months ago