Multiple Sclerosis Society
Date: 20 September 2003
Location: Hilton Bristol Hotel, Woodlands Lane, Bradley Stoke, Bristol
The programme is being finalised, but is expected to include speakers and discussion groups about:
Disabled Parents Network - what we do, how we can work together, supporting local initiatives and involvement
Access to Social Services - In through the front door. How to approach Social Services about getting an assessment of need without feeling at risk of your ability as a parent being called into question.
Direct Payments and Disabled Parents - the Direct Payment scheme is now far more widely available, and can work well for disabled parents. How does it work, and how can you find out whether you might be eligible for them?
PLUS - Lots of opportunity to network informally with other disabled parents.
For more info visit http://www.disabledparentsnetwork.org.uk/road.htm
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