Category Archives: CPF News

South West Regional Forum Blog 14th September

This is a story about the recent South West Regional Forum for People with Learning Disabilities by People First Quality Checker, Andrew Bainbridge. The meeting was held on 14th September at The Beehive, Honiton, Devon. “Cornwall People First along with North Somerset Advocacy have been asked by Inclusion North to help run the South West… Continue Reading

CPF Victim Support Service Expands

From 1st October 2016 our CPF Victim Support Service is expanding into the Plymouth area. We will be running this project in Plymouth as a pilot for 6 months. There is currently no specialist Support Service for people with learning disabilities who have been victims of crime in this area We feel it is important to provide… Continue Reading

Cornwall People First AGM 2016

Our Cornwall People First AGM 2016 will be on Thursday 6th October from 12.30 pm until 2.30 pm at Truro TA Centre, Moresk Road, Truro, TR1 1DF. At our Cornwall People First AGM 2016 we will be talking about all the work we did from 1st April 2015 to 31st March 2016. This will include our Outreach Inclusion Work,… Continue Reading

Get a Plan is now part of Cornwall People First

PLEASE NOTE THE  GET A PLAN SERVICE HAS BEEN DISCONTINUED WITH CORNWALL PEOPLE FIRST AS OF 30TH NOVEMBER 2016. Get a Plan helps people get a support plan to tell the council how they will spend their personal budget. We are very proud and pleased to announce that on 1st April this year 2016, Get a… Continue Reading

Saltash Forum Go Speed Watching!

Speed Watch Day in Saltash! Our wonderful Saltash Forum applied to be volunteers for the Community Speed Watch scheme. Community Speed Watch is operated by Devon and Cornwall Police to help people reduce speeding traffic through their community. The scheme enables volunteers to work within their community to raise awareness of the dangers of speeding and to… Continue Reading

DWP Letters

The DWP have been sending letters to people who get benefits about changing from a post office account to a bank account. People have been worried that these letters are a scam. Cornwall Council’s Education Health and Social Care have said that people have been asking about these letters after some postings on social media saying that it is… Continue Reading

Keeping Our Voices Alive Petition

Cornwall People First is under threat, and we need your help! Cornwall Council have hugely cut our funding and have said that all our funding will stop from April 2017. Through our forums, our Keeping Our Voices Alive conference for our members in April, and by a survey we’ve just done we know that people… Continue Reading

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