JANUARY 14th - Ealing Town Hall - 7pm
The next public meeting of the SAVE THE DAY CENTRE'S campaign will be at 7pm on January 14th at Ealing Town Hall, New Broadway, Ealing, London, W5 2BY (click link for directions)
Speakers will include:
- Users of Stirling Road & Learning Curve Day Centre's and parents & carers of users.
- Peter Purton (TUC National Disability Policy Officer).
- Eve Turner ( Ealing Trades Council & Disability Welfare
- Speaker from DPAC (Disabled People Against The Cuts), a campaigning organisation highlighting the terrible effects of cuts on disabled people.
No If's - No Buts- No Disabilty Cuts!
Ealing's List of shame
Ealing Council spent £6.3 Million pounds of taxpayers money employing consultants & interim staff April 2011 - April 2012
Ealing Council is spending £5.5 Million on another car park in Southall (with a loan that will cost £500, 000 a year to service)
Ealing Council spent £3.6 Million on a new Council wide computer system & £1
Million on new desks (apparently the old one's were too long!)
You can still express your'e anger at how services are being decimated locally. You can write to your councillor, MP, the local newspaper or national media.
Here are some local links to help you:
You can email your protests directly to Cllr Jasbir Anand, portfolio holder for Adult & Children Social Services
here at firstname.lastname@example.org
You can also email Stephen Day who is the director of Adult
Social Services email@example.com or even give him a call on 020 8825 9315
Martin Smith is the Chief Executive of Ealing Council, (and doing well on £180k a year!) - he has two email's with which you can contact him on firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com
Gary Malcom is the Leader of the Lib Dem Group on Ealing Council firstname.lastname@example.org
Harvey Rose is another Lib Dem who has been positively involved with Day Centre issues before email@example.com
Jason Stacey is the opposition Conservative leader firstname.lastname@example.org
Greg Stafford is the opposition Conservative spokesman for Adult & Children Social Services email@example.com
Mark Reen was opposition Conservative spokesman for Adult & Children Social Services in the previous administration firstname.lastname@example.org
Angie Bray is the Conservative MP for Ealing Central & Acton email@example.com
Virendra Sharma is the Labour MP for Ealing Southall constituency firstname.lastname@example.org
Steve Pound is the genial MP for the neighbouring constituency of Ealing Northstevepoundmp@parliament.uk
Ealing Learning Disability Partnership Board is a group charged with defending the rights of service users in the borough and ensuring they get good services. You can fill out a contact form with your concerns about proposed closures at:http://www.openupealing.net/form.aspx?page=12846
The contact email for The Ealing Gazette is at: http://www.ealinggazette.co.uk/site-map/contact-us-ealing-gazette/
The contact email for The Ealing Times is at: http://www.ealingtimes.co.uk/contact_us/