The popular Ken Loach film, I, Daniel Blake has various free community screenings across Scotland in the coming months. A full list is available here.
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
This is an opportunity for a disabled person to work with CAPS on their collective advocacy project ‘Out of Sight Out of Mind (OOSOOM)’ in Edinburgh. Role: … Continue Reading Exhibition Assistant Internship with CAPS Independent Advocacy (closing date 22 July 2019)
In December 2016, the Equality and Human Rights Commission launched a formal inquiry on housing for disabled people. During the inquiry, disabled people, including June and Michelle who are featured in this video, told us… Continue Reading EHRC guest blog: New EHRC guide for disabled people seeking accessible housing
On Tuesday 22nd May the Scottish Parliament had a debate about the disability employment gap, and how Scotland could make employment fairer for disabled people. At the moment, 42% of working age disabled people are… Continue Reading MSPs debate inequality in employment for disabled people
Scotland’s First Minister, Nicola Sturgeon MSP, will be the keynote speaker at a major Disabled People’s Summit today looking at how to cut the employment gap between disabled and non-disabled people. Since the beginning… Continue Reading First Minister to address Summit on disability employment gap
The evening of Tuesday 30th May, just over a week before the General Election, Inclusion Scotland, and a coalition of other equalities organisations, hosted a hustings where party representatives could address equalities issues, chaired by… Continue Reading Inclusion Scotland co-hosts General Election #EqualityHustings