Purpose of the group
- To act as a channel of communication between the Scottish Parliament, disabled people and organisations working or supporting disabled people.
- To provide opportunities for Members of the Scottish Parliament to learn about needs of disabled people and the barriers individuals face excluding them from performing an active role within society.
- To increase awareness and raise the profile of rights for disabled people.
- To put disability on the agenda of the Scottish Parliament.
Next meeting: 16 May 2017
This meeting will be held at 1pm in the Sir Alexander Fleming Room (CR3). The topics for discussion will be accessible toilets and housing.
Non MSP Individuals
John Sutherland MBE
DAS (Disability Agenda Scotland) - secretary
Scottish Accessible Transport Alliance (SATA) - treasurer
Action on Hearing Loss Scotland
Contact a Family Scotland
Down's Syndrome Scotland
Drake Music Scotland
Glasgow Disability Alliance (GDA)
RCSLT (Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists)
Scottish Disability Equality Forum
Scottish Personal Assistant Employers Network (SPAEN)