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: 24 September 2014

This meeting will be held at 5.30pm in the Robert Burns Room (CR1).

Minutes

Annual Return/Report

Group Officers

Group Members

Non MSP Individuals

Neil Wallworth

John Sutherland

Organisations

Quarriers - Secretariat and Treasurer

Action Duchenne

Archibald Foundation

Barnardo’s Scotland

Capability Scotland

Contact A Family Scotland

Headway

The Brittle Bones Society

fSDC Liaison Project

D&G Voice

Disability Information Greater Glasgow

Disabilities Fife

Scottish Disability Equality Forum

Glasgow Disability Alliance

Inclusion Scotland

Leonard Cheshire Disability

Momentum

RNID Scotland

Action on Hearing Loss Scotland

SAMH

Scottish Accessible Transport Alliance

STUC

South Edinburgh Amenities Group

The National Autistic Society

The National League of The Blind & Disabled

Turning Point Scotland

Visibility

PhoneAbility

The Stroke Association

The Action Group

PASDA

Renfrewshire Access Panel

CCPS

The Thistle Foundation

Audio Description Scotland

Scotland’s Commissioner for Children & Young People

Age Scotland

Autism Rights

Lead Scotland

Remploy

Community Integrated Care

Get involved

Next meeting:
24 September 2014

Contact:

helen.hunter@quarriers.org.uk

Tel: 01505 616134

Contact

Michael McMahon MSP

Scottish Parliament
Edinburgh
EH99 1SP

0131 348 5828