Omagh Chamber of Commerce COVID-19

As one of the committee members of Omagh Chamber of Commerce, I have been asked to share the following support for members and encourage a collaborative approach. What are we doing? Lobbying the Executive Office, Department of Finance, locally elected Members & MP to provide a relief scheme for businesses, propose delayed payment of business rates […]

Vimizim Re-Evaluation Process Suspended

NICE Statement We are writing to let you know that the re-evaluation of elosulfase alfa for treating mucopolysaccharidosis type IVa (review of HST2) [ID1643] is now suspended. This is because the company has not provided an evidence submission that is adequate for the committee to make a decision, and will not accept the terms of the […]

IMTAC Pedestrian Workshop - 5th February 2020

The Inclusive Mobility and Transport Advisory Committee (IMTAC) is organising a pedestrian workshop on the 5th February 2020 to be held at Girdwood Community Hub. The workshop will focus on two specific barriers in the pedestrian environment that frequently make life difficult disabled people, older people and others – pavement parking and A Boards on footways. […]

My Way Access: My Review of 2019

We approach, not only the end of the year, but the end of yet another decade. I always like to take time to reflect on where I have been in the year with My Way Access and what the future might hold for the coming year ahead. In 2019, I thought I would start the […]

The NHS: My Story

in December 1979 I was born in the Tyrone County Hospital in Omagh. Immediately there was a problem with my breathing and I was rushed to the Royal Victoria Hospital in Belfast. They were able to keep me on the straight and narrow. Thus began my 40 year journey with the NHS. After medical check […]

International Day For Persons With Disabilities in Omagh

To provide a pleasant, relaxing and enjoyable day for people with a disability on 3rd December 2019 (International Day for Persons with Disabilities), Omagh Shopmobility and Omagh Chamber of Commerce have organised this day in Omagh. 10.30 am – Register at Omagh Community House where each participant will receive a token in order to avail of […]

Is Transport A Big Issue For You?

IMTAC is organising a meeting in Craigavon to discuss transport on the 15th November. Who is IMTAC? IMTAC is a Committee of disabled and older people. We advise Government in Northern Ireland about transport issues. Why are we having a meeting? IMTAC is organising a meeting in Craigavon to hear about transport issues that affect […]