Iriss.fm

Iriss.fm is our podcast presenting discussions, debate and lectures on current topics of interest in the social services.

Generations Working Together

Iriss.fm, Episode 234

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Michelle from Iriss speaks to Kate Samuels from Generations Working Together about the work it does to promote and support intergenerational practice. She also chatted to Keith Mitchell and Natalie Stewart from Glasgow’s Golden Generation; and Charlotte Craig from Impact Arts about their intergenerational work.  

Learning Disability Week launch

Iriss.fm, Episode 233

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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.

Disability Equality Scotland

Iriss.fm, Episode 232

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Michael McEwan speaks to Ian Buchanan about Disability Equality Scotland, focusing more specifically on Disability Access Panels. 

Outspoken Arts

Iriss.fm, Episode 231

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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.

Year of Young People

Iriss.fm, Episode 228

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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.

Women in social work education

Iriss.fm, Episode 227

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Results of a study, which begins with the realisation that women in the academy fare less well than men across all disciplines.

Freshly Squeezed: Jennifer Davidson

Iriss.fm, Episode 226

Freshly Squeezed an Iriss.fm podcast series
An interview with Professor Jennifer Davidson, Executive Director of Inspiring Children's Futures which incorporates CELCIS.