Also in Corporate Documents:
NHS Grampian's aim is to ensure that we meet the needs of people with a disability by making sure that everyone can:
To comply with the Act we have carried out a review of all of our premises. This has led to changes to our toilets, ramps and signs.
We think it is very important to involve people. We have set up a group with people from local disability groups, patients and staff to give us advice and ideas on how we can improve things.
An Act to make it illegal to treat disabled people differently.
It covers lots of areas, including:
This act states that a person has a disability if they have a long term physical or mental problem which has an impact on their ability to live a normal day to day life.
Equality and Diversity Manager
Tel: 01224 552245