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Find out what is going on at Real in May

3 May 2017

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Marsh Wall Works

4 April 2017

Marsh Wall works Marsh Wall is closed near Manchester Road from 00:01 on Monday 27 March until early May 2017 for gas works. Route 135 Route 135 is diverted in both directions via East Ferry Road to and from Crossharbour, and does not serve Manchester Road, Marsh Wall or Limeharbour. If you use pay as […]

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Workshops to help communities access funding

4 April 2017

A workshop is being run by the Mayor of London’s office on 27 April to help community groups get funding from a new £400k initiative, ‘Crowdfund London.’ Crowdfund will give communities up to £50k for every project that makes neighbourhoods special, builds on local character and brings people together. Residents can register online for a […]

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Find out what is going on at Real in April

4 April 2017

April Newsletter 2017

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Real’s board – is it for you?

8 March 2017

Would you like to be a trustee for Real? On Saturday 13th May 12:00 – 16:00, Real will be holding its AGM and launching its Disabled Hate Crime Project. On this day, we will also elect new board members to join Real. Many previous and current board members have said how much they have learnt […]

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Help shape Real’s future

8 March 2017

Real is driven by you, so what do you need? We want to give everyone Real choices in life. We are a user-led disabled people’s organisation, which means we are driven by what your needs are and what is important to you. So, we want to hear what are the main issues affecting you and […]

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Find out what’s going on at Real in March

8 March 2017

  March 2017 Click here for Real’s latest newsletter: Newsletter March 2017

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Apply to be a Community Partner with the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP)

2 February 2017

Following recruitment for the Lead Community Partner position, the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) is launching an exciting opportunity to  help shape the support for young disabled people and people with mental health conditions in your area.   About the roles   The Young Persons Community Partner will act as a role model to […]

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The Corporate Strategy and Equality service at the London Borough of Tower Hamlets is seeking to appoint a Cohesion Programme Manager

2 February 2017

The Corporate Strategy and Equality service at the London Borough of Tower Hamlets is seeking to appoint a Cohesion Programme Manager on a part-time basis (21-28 hours per week) for 12 months fixed term/secondment to develop and manage the Community Cohesion Programme Pilot. The pilot programme is being funded through Section 106 monies drawn from two developments […]

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Sad news about our former chair, Jan Anstey-Hayes

1 February 2017

We are very sad to report that our former chair, Jan Anstey-Hayes, has passed away after a long battle with cancer. Jan was a stalwart of one of the predecessor organisations of Real, DITO. She was key in helping oversee the merger with another organisation to create Real and subsequently became Chair of Real. She […]

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Realising Change are looking for new group members

25 January 2017

Do you want to help shape services for disabled people who live in Tower Hamlets? Real is supporting a group of people with disabilities, parent carers and carers, to work with professionals to influence positive change relating to health and social care services. The group is called Realising Change. Realising Change are looking for new […]

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Inspire is recruiting for two Part-time Peer Workers

24 January 2017

Community Options specialises in providing accommodation and community based services for adults with mental health needs. We recruit people who both embody and share our values: People that always behave with integrity and that seek to inspire everyone they come in contact with. People that respect diversity and value inclusiveness. People that constantly innovate to […]

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Events coming up in January 2017

22 December 2016

    

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Local Link – PIP and ESA Information Event

14 December 2016

Do you find yourself asking questions around PIP and ESA? Join us at the next Local Link event to find out more information on claiming, who is eligible and how to appeal. Also find out about more support services that we can offer when you are making your claim/appeal. The event will take place on […]

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Consultation – Tower Hamlets Draft Local Plan

14 December 2016

Real would like to invite you for a consultation on the Tower Hamlets Draft Local Plan on Monday 19th December 13:00 – 15:00. The Council are consulting on ‘Tower Hamlets Draft Local Plan 2031: Managing Growth and Sharing the Benefits’ which sets out a proposed vision, objectives and planning policies to positively plan and manage […]

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