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.
Access to Politics is a project which aims to support disabled people into politics.
Published in Iriss.fm on 1 Nov 2018
A project in Australia that has been successful at involving families as peer workers in early childhood intervention.
Published in Iriss.fm on 23 Oct 2018
This Outline looks at how providers of leisure activities can improve accessibility and inclusivity for people with disabilities and their carers.
Published in ESSS Outlines on 7 Sep 2018
Published in Iriss.fm on 6 Jul 2018
Looks at how the diverse needs of disabled people can be addressed in an organisation’s values statement. It also summarises evidence on the values that can support the workforce in delivering quality disability services, and how these values can be integrated in the third sector.
Published in ESSS Outlines on 21 May 2018
Explores evidence around the outcomes of involvement in social enterprises for young people with additional support needs.
Published in ESSS Outlines on 14 May 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
Information on the web design and movie making activities of the centre, with contribution from those who participate.
Published in Iriss.fm on 7 Mar 2018
Information on the arts activities at the centre with stories from people who take part in painting, photography and dancing.
Published in Iriss.fm on 31 Jan 2018