Stay Safe in the Heat

Hot weather is forecast across Surrey for the next few weeks. Here are some things to consider to keep safe and comfortable in the heat: Make sure you open your windows to let in a breeze. Open windows in different rooms to help create a through draft If the sun is shining through your windows…

Coronavirus response

A Message from Mette Le Jakobsen, Managing Director – Wednesday 20 May With most lockdown precautions ongoing, Surrey Choices is continuing to support disabled and vulnerable people across Surrey. Our greatest priority is the safety and welfare of the people we support, their families and the fantastic teams of people who work for us. Our…

A message from Councillor Clare Curran

Recently the board of Surrey Choices held its first ever virtual board meeting. One of the reports presented by the Executive Team was about how Surrey Choices has responded to the Coronavirus crisis.  Surrey Choices Board Members were impressed with how staff have been coping and adjusting to supporting people and communities. Board Chair, Councillor…

Postcards of Kindness

Surrey Choices Camberley Community Group joined Postcards of Kindness back in September 2019 when it was discovered on Facebook, writing to elderly, lonely and disabled people all over the country has transformed the lives of everyone involved.  The Camberley Community Group initially joined the project out of curiosity to see what would happen and they…

Gender Pay Gap Reporting Statement 2020

Surrey Choices are an employer required by law to carry out Gender Pay Gap Reporting under the Equality Act 2010 (Gender Pay Gap Information) Regulations 2017. The challenge across Great Britain is to eliminate any gender pay inequality: as an equal opportunities’ employer, Surrey Choices fully supports this initiative.

To meet reporting requirements, by 4 April 2020 we are publishing the results on our own website, and externally as required under the regulation. We will continue to carry out these calculations and publish the results annually.

Changing Days Update

Surrey Choices held a series of events at the end of 2019 to begin a conversation with each other about how the future could look for disabled people in Surrey and to collectively shape the vision of Changing Days. The events were open to disabled people, their families and Carers, and groups and organisations that work with Surrey…