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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 ...

Peer-led research reveals how to make peer support a highly effective addition to mental health services.

8th February 2018
On Thursday 8th Febuary, peer-led charity Inclusion Barnet launch new research which reveals how to make peer support an effective addition to mental health services. The report finds that in order to be effective, the implementation of peer support must be accompanied by an understanding of how the values of peer support can be embedded ...

More than £1 million for 10 new research projects led by disabled people

18th January 2018
  Ten new projects across the UK have received between £40,000 and £150,000 of National Lottery funding each, to explore how disabled people can live as full citizens in our society and what changes and support will make that happen in practice.   Over £1.15 million worth of funding has been granted as part of the  DRILL (Disability ...

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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 weeks 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 weeks 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 weeks 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 weeks 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 weeks 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 weeks 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 weeks ago
GoGoVibez GoGoVibez @GoGovibez1

#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 weeks ago
Maria Berghs Maria Berghs @MariaBerghs

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

2 months ago
Disability Research Disability Research @QUB_DRN

Retweeted Disability Action NI (@disabilityni):

Job Opportunity! #DRILLUK Research Officer
The Research Officer… https://t.co/0CiJEracmt

2 months ago
Disability Action NI Disability Action NI @disabilityni

Job Opportunity! #DRILLUK Research Officer
The Research Officer will be responsible for the planning, delivery and… https://t.co/cy7sKjRsfM

2 months ago
Disability Research Disability Research @QUB_DRN

Exciting @QUB_DRN #DRILLUK grants success on research areas spanning access to justice for #deaf people, mental… https://t.co/Kvltal73i9

2 months ago
Disability Research Disability Research @QUB_DRN

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

2 months ago
Seán Fitzsimons Seán Fitzsimons @ballyaltonboy

Absolutely brilliant to see #DRILLUK research paper launched today by @InclusionBarnet 👏

Exploring the huge value… https://t.co/rZMEI1O401

2 months ago
Disability Rights UK Disability Rights UK @DisRightsUK

In his blog ‘DRILL – The Next Steps’ DR UK CEO @KamranMallick looks forward to a shift of focus, in 2018, when you… https://t.co/nIJTT0kDpA

3 months ago
Positive Futures Positive Futures @PFTweets

Positive Futures, as lead partner, has been awarded £150,000 in Big Lottery funding for a project to support adults… https://t.co/mzlitqH1V3

3 months ago
Disability Rights UK Disability Rights UK @DisRightsUK

In his blog ‘DRILL – The Next Steps’ DR UK CEO @KamranMallick looks forward to a shift of focus, in 2018, when you… https://t.co/aq4rWGUN73

3 months ago
Disability Rights UK Disability Rights UK @DisRightsUK

More than £1 million for 10 new #DRILLUK research projects led by disabled people. Thanks to @BigLotteryFundhttps://t.co/o0QzfMprnj

3 months ago
Barod CIC Barod CIC @Barod_CIC

If you are a research partner/collaborator from outside university life, it’s worth a read. #ableism is often found… https://t.co/F6sp1wczAz

3 months ago
Barod CIC Barod CIC @Barod_CIC

Saturday. Time to recharge batteries and dream of a future where running a consultancy business is a realistic care… https://t.co/C8uX1KyCf6

3 months ago