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We are conducting a survey to find out how personal budgets are working for people in Essex and would like your help

Would you like to influence the ways in which your responses to surveys shape social care service provision in your area?

Essex County Council are proposing a revised Adult Social Care Financial Assessment Form (COM361). ecdp are organising an event to hear your thoughts on it.

On 6 February, the national anti-stigma campaign Time to Change aimed to get a million conversations started about mental health. ecdp visited Phoenix FM in Brentwood to start our own chat...

Time to Change, England's biggest mental health anti-stigma programme, run by the charities Mind and Rethink Mental Illness, aims to get more people talking about mental health than ever before with their 'Time to Talk Day' on Thursday 6 February

We asked Mark about supporting people with dyslexia in the workplace, we came up with our top ten questions and answers which we shared on Twitter as part of our 'Dyslexia a hidden disability' campaign.

The East Region Disability Athletics Forum are hosting the 2014 East Region Disability Championships on behalf of Disability Sport Events

ecdp respond to Essex County Council's consultation: Increasing Independence for Adults with Disabilities

ecdp Works is the award winning work experience programme from ecdp. The new ecdp Works Job Club will be launching to offer more...

Commissioned by Essex County Council and produced by ecdp, this series of eight short films demonstrates the profound effect the Right to Control programme had upon the lives of disabled people

ecdp and the Office for Disability Issues welcomed all Disabled People’s User Led Organisations (DPULOs) to the Eastern Region DPULO Conference on 16 January 2014.

ecdp is delivering two pilot projects to people living in Essex and Hertfordshire with Continuing Healthcare Needs

Are you a young person and live with a disability or impairment in Essex? Talk to a Paralympic tennis player, meet other young people in Essex and have your say at a Future Focus event

We are currently running a survey to find out if our volunteers would like to be recognised for their work with a Community Volunteering Qualification. Find out more and take the survey today

On 16 January 2014, ecdp will be supporting this exciting new opportunity for DPULO’s in the East of England to come together. Book your place on this event today

In 2014, ecdp launches our Future Focus programme, a series of focus group events to ask young disabled people in Essex their views on life

The NHS 111 number is free to call and allows people to access healthcare for any health problem that is not life-threatening

On Thursday 13 December our ecdp Works programme featured on a Radio 4 programme about disability and employment

You can help us enhance the lives of disabled people this festive season, all you need to do is supply us with your email.

Our member magazine, ecdp extra, is out now. Read the magazine today, or listen to the audio articles


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