Tribute to Richard Jeffries

RICHARD JEFFRIES 15.10.1936 – 2.5.2021 When Richard Jeffries retired as the Director of Social Services at Richmond Council in 1997 he was much in demand – but happily for us he lost no time in getting personally involved with 3 local groups supporting people with learning disabilities and their families […]

Twickenham MP challenges Minister to improve access to benefits for people with disabilities

Munira Wilson, MP for Twickenham, brought together local people with disabilities, their advocates, and Minister for Disabled People Justin Tomlinson, so that he could hear about their experience of accessing the benefits system first-hand.   The roundtable event was an opportunity for charities, that support people with disabilities to access […]