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.
Michael McEwan speaks to Linda Mitchell from SCLD about IASSIDD conference being held in Glasgow.
Published in Iriss.fm on 28 May 2019
Michael McEwan chats to Ruth Foster, a tutor at Waterbaby Arts and two of the dancers involved in the Dirty Feet programme.
Published in Iriss.fm on 30 Apr 2019
Michael McEwan speaks 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
Looks at the relationship between poverty and engagement with transitional support interventions for young people with disabilities.
Published in ESSS Outlines on 21 Jan 2019
Michael McEwan chats to Ian Buchanan about Disability Equality Scotland, focusing specifically on Disability Access Panels.
Published in Iriss.fm on 11 Jan 2019
Explores the relationship between learning disabilities and mental health for young people during the transitional period.
Published in ESSS Outlines on 17 Dec 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
An interview with Donald Macaskill, Chief Executive of Scottish Care.
Published in Iriss.fm on 15 Aug 2018
Published in Iriss.fm on 6 Jul 2018