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Disabled people still facing discrimination over face coverings

17 July 2020 - 7:26am

Disabled people are not being listened to when it comes to exemptions from wearing face masks, Disability Rights UK (DR UK) has told the Minister for Disabled People, Justin Tomlinson MP.

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Last minute news

26 June 2020 - 3:58pm

Lloyds Bank Foundation seeks new partnership to support our work to provide more funding to BAME communities in England and Wales

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Second serious cyber attack in Tees Valley prompts training offer

25 June 2020 - 10:33am

MVDA is providing a free 2-hour zoom training session to help Middlesbrough’s voluntary and community groups protect themselves against attack. The session has been prompted following the second serious cyber attack in Tees Valley this year.

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Taking steps towards re-opening buildings and re-starting services

5 June 2020 - 10:03am

Many of Middlesbrough’s voluntary and community organisations (VCOs) are thinking about what re-opening safely means for them.  Clearly, there won’t be a standard answer that suits every organisation but there are some common questions starting to arise:

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News from our friends at Middlesbrough Council

23 May 2020 - 9:41am

Middlesbrough Council has sent us lots of useful information that will be of use to different people across the borough so MVDA is sharing it here on the news page to help get it seen and to help get messages out to the Voluntary and Community Sector.

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