Would you like to join us in ensuring Disabled People’s voices are heard during an inquiry on access which Southampton Council are holding?

Southampton City Council Scrutiny Panel are conducting an Access Inquiry from October 2021 to April 2022

SPECTRUM will be ensuring the views of Disabled People in Southampton are properly represented throughout the inquiry

Would you like to be a member of a number of focus groups we will be running?

We will be running each focus group via Zoom because of Covid-19, but we will ensure that your opinion is still covered even if you are not able to join via Zoom.

Each Focus Group will have a specific Theme and date, as follows:

Focus Group Number and Theme: Date and Time for focus group (on Zoom)
1: What contributes to good accessibility to the built environment and public spaces? 11 November starting at 10am

2: What contributes to good accessibility in transport and infrastructure?

(Personal transport and public transport)

1 December starting at 10am

3: What contributes to accessible information and communication

(Including information, communication technologies and online provision)

12 January starting at 10am

4: What contributes to good accessibility of public facilities and services

(Services, buildings that provide services. Also services delivered on-line)

17 February starting at 10am

 

 

If you would like to join each focus group via Zoom, please let me know (via my email: [email protected]), or click on the following links for each meeting as follows at the time each meeting starts:

Focus Group Number and Theme: Date and Time to join meeting (on Zoom)

1: What contributes to good accessibility to the built environment and public spaces?

Link: https://zoom.us/j/99309842233

11 November starting at 10am

2: What contributes to good accessibility in transport and infrastructure?

Link: https://zoom.us/j/96352805424

1 December starting at 10am

3: What contributes to accessible information and communication

Link: https://zoom.us/j/97610353516

12 January starting at 10am

4: What contributes to good accessibility of public facilities and services

Link: https://zoom.us/j/93681234035

17 February starting at 10am

 

If you cannot join a Zoom meeting, but would still like you viewpoint or idea raised, please complete one or more of the blank sheets at the end of this email and return to me via email: [email protected] Your views will be anonymous and not disclosed to the City.

I do hope you will be able to join us in this work and make sure the voices of Disabled People are heard.

Please help us reach as many Disabled People as possible by sharing this with anyone else you know.

 

Thank you

 

Ian Loynes

CEO SPECTRUM CIL

NB: The sections below enable you to have your say even if you cannot join each Zoom meeting. Your comments will be anonymous:

 

Focus Group Number and Theme:

1: What contributes to good accessibility to the built environment and public spaces?

11 November starting at 10am

Focus Group Number and Theme:

2: What contributes to good accessibility in transport and infrastructure?

1 December starting at 10am

Focus Group Number and Theme:

3: What contributes to accessible information and communication

12 January starting at 10am

Focus Group Number and Theme:

4: What contributes to good accessibility of public facilities and services

17 February starting at 10am