Disability

Purpose of the group

1. To act as a channel of communication between the Scottish Parliament, disabled people and organisations working or supporting disabled people.

2. To provide opportunities for Members of the Scottish Parliament to learn about needs of disabled people and the barriers individuals face excluding them from performing an active role within society.

3. To increase awareness and raise the profile of rights for disabled people.

4. To put disability on the agenda of the Scottish Parliament.

Forthcoming meetings

Next meeting: 02 September 2015

This meeting will be held at 5.30pm in the Adam Smith Room (CR5).

Minutes

Annual Return/Report

Group Officers

Group Members

Non MSP Individuals

Claire Lally

Organisations

Quarriers - secretary

Action Duchenne

Action on Hearing Loss Scotland

Archibald Foundation

Arthritis Care Scotland

Audio Description Scotland

Autism Rights

Barnardo’s Scotland

Capability Scotland

Coalition of Care and Support Providers Scotland

Centre for Inclusive Living Perth & Kinross

Children in Scotland

Community Integrated Care

Contact a Family Scotland

D&G Voice

Disabilities Fife

Down’s Syndrome Scotland

Glasgow Disability Alliance

Headway

Inclusion Scotland

Leonard Cheshire

Life Changes Trust

Momentum

PASDA

PhoneAbility

Remploy

Renfrewshire Access Panel

RNID Scotland

SAMH

Scottish Accessible Transport Alliance (SATA)

Scottish Disability Equality Forum

Scottish Personal Assistant Employers Network (SPAEN)

SIAA

South Edinburgh Amenities Group (SEAG)

STUC

The Action Group

The National Autistic Society

The National Deaf Children's Society

The National League of the Blind and Disabled

The Stroke Association

The Thistle Foundation

Turning Point Scotland

Visibility

Get involved

Next meeting:
02 September 2015

Contact:

helen.hunter@quarriers.org.uk

Tel: 01505 616134

Contact

Michael McMahon MSP

Scottish Parliament
Edinburgh
EH99 1SP

0131 348 5828