Cumbria County Council Budget Consultation Event – Disability

Cumbria County Council is consulting on its 2015-16 budget, that will be taken to Council in February 2015. The public are being given the opportunity to provide feedback on 13 proposals. In order to help meet the requirements of the Equality Act (2010), the Council has arranged a disability consultation event, supported by Cumbria CVS.

This event will take place on Monday 1 December 2014 at Frenchfields Sports Centre, Carleton, Penrith CA11 8AU from 1.30pm – 3.30pm and is aimed solely at disability organisations and people who use services, with the aim of looking at the proposals from a disability perspective.

The session will be Chaired by Cllr. Patricia Bell, Deputy Leader of Cumbria County Council, and supported by Joel Rasbash, from the Council’s Policy Team, who leads on Equality.
Refreshments will be available from 12.30pm for those who would like to come early and speak to others including Joel Rasbash. Lunch is not provided but delegates are welcome to bring their own.

All delegates are requested to arrive by 1.15pm to ensure a prompt start.

All travel will be reimbursed by Cumbria County Council and they will do what they can to meet any access requirements to enable people to attend the event.

To book
Book online or download a booking form and return to Cumbria CVS
01768 800350, or visit:

For further details on the consultation download the full budget consultation document here