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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. […]

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 […]

Adjustable Wetroom Wheelchair

Please fill in the 2 minute survey on whether this product would suit you as a wheelchair user or assistant. Adjustable Wetroom Wheelchair Survey. After sustaining a work-related injury almost 15 years ago, I was left paralysed from the chest down. Having been an avid sporting enthusiast prior to my accident, I have been able to continue […]

SuperValu Quiet Hour Returns To Omagh Tuesday 14th May

Last month SuperValu Omagh launched Autism Hour in Omagh. John Wallace did a fantastic job organising the correct lighting, music and quite zone for people with autism to sit. He even had tea, coffee, biscuits and scones. This initiative was developed by My Way Access, Omagh Chamber of Commerce and Leonard Cheshire in Northern Ireland after […]

Disability Election Pledge - Time To Vote

Election Day is tomorrow. My Way Access, along with Omagh Chamber of Commerce and Leonard Cheshire in Northern Ireland, sent out an Election Disability Pledge to all candidates. Dear Candidate During a recent event with the Equality Commissioner in Omagh it was proposed that My Way Access, Omagh Chamber of Commerce and Leonard Cheshire would […]