Inclusion Scotland recently received festive thank you from the Minister for Social Security, Jeane Freeman MSP.
What is the #myworkstory campaign? On Friday 1 December 2017, Independent Living in Scotland, part of Inclusion Scotland, is launched #myworkstory, a social media campaign to encourage disabled people to get talking about being themselves at… Continue Reading #myworkstory campaign
Rebecca Farren interned with Neil Findlay MSP for 4 months with an Parliamentary Internship. These internships give disabled people a chance to get experience of parliamentary research and processes in the Scottish Parliament. Here she… Continue Reading I found my new normal and it was fantastic!
Laura Chapman, aka ‘Mole’ was an intern with Christina McKelvie MSP for the SNP from January to April 2018. She did parliamentary research on Universal Credit, speech writing and worked on a parliamentary bill about… Continue Reading Mole’s internship blog “Thank you for joy!”
Scotland’s leading Disabled People’s Organisation, Inclusion Scotland, has welcomed the passing of a “significantly improved” Social Security Bill by the Scottish Parliament today. Bill Scott, Inclusion Scotland’s Director of Policy said “As an organisation we… Continue Reading Press Release: Disabled People welcome improved Social Security Bill
We have recently recieved a thank you from the Minister for Social Security, Jeane Freeman MSP for the role we played in the introduction of the Social Security Bill. You can read her thank you… Continue Reading A thank you from the Minister of Social Security
We had our Fringe session on Saturday afternoon, and the room was packed! Jeane Freeman kindly joined us to speak about the importance of including disabled people in decision making, asking attendees to sign up… Continue Reading Day 2 at SNP Spring Conference
Inclusion Scotland works to achieve positive changes to policy and practice, so that we disabled people are fully included throughout all Scottish society as equal citizens.
We do this by: