Equality legislation (no longer Disability only) will protect disabled islanders and carers from discrimination and promote equality of opportunity through a proposed Equality and Rights Organisation (ERO).
Better information for disabled people and carers will make it easier for us to find out about the support and services available.
Better information for businesses will help us get jobs and access shops, restaurants, hotels…
Better information for the public will help everyone feel more confident around disabled people.
Putting together a plan to make States buildings and services more accessible over time will make it easier for us to be independent.
Signing up to the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (UNCRPD) will mean that improvements will continue to be made in the long-term.
All the changes added together will start to change attitudes in Guernsey. And, over time, you’ll notice that there seem to be a lot more disabled people in Guernsey than you thought there were.