Skip to content

Joined Up Care Derbyshire support for colleagues with disabilities including hidden disabilities and long-term health conditions

6 February 2024

In addition to the popular range of physical activity classes, training courses, workshops, support groups and cafés available as part of Joined Up Care Derbyshire's Your Wellbeing Timetable, there is also a series of targeted support for colleagues with disabilities, hidden disabilities, neurodiversity and/or long-term health conditions, helping to promote disability equality and inclusivity.

Upcoming support sessions include:

  • Supporting your team with a health condition or disability - a group for managers and leaders. Learn and share ideas on supporting members of staff with a long-term health condition or disability, held monthly, Thursdays 15 February and 21 March 2024 from 11am to 11.45am
  • Returning to work following ill health - a relaxed and supportive group to promote health and wellbeing when returning to work following sickness or absence, held weekly on Thursdays from 10am to 10.45am
  • Neurodiverse café - a friendly space for colleagues who identify as neurodivergent to connect, chat, share advice and support each other, held monthly, Mondays 19 February and 18 March 2024 from 2pm to 3pm
  • Working with a health condition support café - a safe space for colleagues living with a chronic health condition, hidden illness, or disability. Build connections with peers, share experiences, and find out about the support available, held monthly, Tuesdays 27 February and 26 March 2024 from 10.30am to 11.30am

There are also some new webinars and workshops for colleagues living with health conditions or disabilities. Sessions include: