Disability

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.

Access to Politics

Iriss.fm, Episode 222

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Access to Politics is a project which aims to support disabled people into politics.

Disability and access to leisure

ESSS Outline

ESSS Outline: Disability and access to leisure
This Outline looks at how providers of leisure activities can improve accessibility and inclusivity for people with disabilities and their carers.

Looking back at Learning Disability Week

Iriss.fm, Episode 206

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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.

Values statements of disability organisations

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Values statements of disability organisations
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.