ADSO represents staff working across all areas of democratic support in local authorities, joint authorities and employers’ organisations. With over 1000members, we have grown from strength to strength and are now the nationally recognised professional body for the Democratic Services sector. We are committed to promoting excellence, promoting the sector and providing a comprehensive range of high quality learning and development opportunities at low cost
Chairman’s Weekly Message
Regional representatives are a very important part of ADSO. They are your local contacts and work hard to ensure that ADSO is relevant to your area
plus that you have the opportunity to network with local colleagues. They are also a very integral part of the national Board. We are looking for a
new representatives for the South West and West Midlands following the departure of Jack Latkovic and Georgina Atkinson. Details have already
been circulated by Sue Keogh so, if you are interested, or would like further information, please contact Sue by 21st August (email@example.com).
Bookings are coming in for the Annual Conference so get in early to take advantage of the early bird offer. On the subject of value for money,
anybody joining ADSO from 1 August until 31 October will get up to 15 months membership for the price of 12. So please encourage your colleagues
to join. Membership fees have been frozen yet again to £55 per year plus VAT. The more members we have the stronger ADSO will be.
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