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.
Next meeting: 02 September 2015
This meeting will be held at 5.30pm in the Adam Smith Room (CR5).
Non MSP Individuals
Quarriers - secretary
Action on Hearing Loss Scotland
Arthritis Care Scotland
Audio Description Scotland
Coalition of Care and Support Providers Scotland
Centre for Inclusive Living Perth & Kinross
Children in Scotland
Community Integrated Care
Contact a Family Scotland
Down’s Syndrome Scotland
Glasgow Disability Alliance
Life Changes Trust
Renfrewshire Access Panel
Scottish Accessible Transport Alliance (SATA)
Scottish Disability Equality Forum
Scottish Personal Assistant Employers Network (SPAEN)
South Edinburgh Amenities Group (SEAG)
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