Our roving reporter on disability issues, Michael McEwan, attended a number of events over Learning Disability Week 2018 (14-20 May) and spoke to the organisers.
For the launch of Learning Disability Week 2019, Michael McEwan spoke to Libby Clement from SCLD; James Morton, Bake Off finalist; and Jonathan McKinstry, a nominee in the 2018 Learning Disability Awards.
Published in Iriss.fm on 5 Feb 2019
Michael McEwan speaks to Ian Buchanan about Disability Equality Scotland, focusing more specifically on Disability Access Panels.
Published in Iriss.fm on 11 Jan 2019
A creative organisation interested in work which references cutting edge social issues such as creative learning, stories of migration and asylum, issues affecting LGBT people, disability, ethnicity, creative ageing and social health and well-being.
Published in Iriss.fm on 7 Jan 2019
Michael McEwan interviews Kevin Ditcham, Project Manager for Year of Young People 2018 and Cameron Smith, one of the Young Ambassadors involved in the year's activities.
Published in Iriss.fm on 27 Nov 2018
Access to Politics is a project which aims to support disabled people into politics.
Published in Iriss.fm on 1 Nov 2018
Michael McEwan speaks to Jill Keegan, Community Development Adviser with Outside the Box on community development support.
Published in Iriss.fm on 8 Oct 2018
Michael McEwan speaks to Gerry Tougher, Public Engagement Officer at East Renfrewshire Council about Talking Points.
Published in Iriss.fm on 22 Aug 2018
Published in Iriss.fm on 6 Jul 2018
Michael McEwan speaks to Linda Mitchell from the Scottish Commission for Learning Disability (SCLD) about the week's activities.
Published in Iriss.fm on 9 May 2018
Michael McEwan speaks to Debbie and Megan from I Am Me, a community charity, which is focused on raising awareness of disability hate crime.
Published in Iriss.fm on 23 Apr 2018