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Feb 16, 2023

The Enable Respect Group is composed of champions who increase awareness of hate crime in Scotland, and provide training to anyone interested to learn more about it. 

In this episode, Michael McEwan speaks to Jason Methven from Fortune Work Enable Scotland, and Sally Elfverson, a member of the Respect Group about the...

Oct 31, 2022

This is Me is a campaign that aims to increase public awareness of the experiences of people with learning disabilities.

It is a partnership of the Scottish Learning Disability Observatory (SLDO), the Scottish Commission for People with Learning Disabilities (SCLD), Down's Syndrome Scotland and Promoting a More...

Jul 5, 2022

New Routes Home is a partnership of interested individuals and organisations across Scotland who campaign for the right of all people with disabilities to have their own home and to have meaningful choices around where they live, and who (if anyone) lives with them. This includes having choices around how support...

Apr 19, 2022

Scottish Learning Disability Week 2022 takes place from 2 until 8 May, and the theme for this year is ‘We all have human rights’.

Michael McEwan speaks to Libby Clement and Oonagh Brown from the Scottish Commission for People with Learning Disabilities (SCLD) about the theme, its importance and what's happening over...

Mar 8, 2022

ENABLE Works helps people with learning disabilities and other barriers to employment to obtain and sustain rewarding employment.

What are some of the barriers and what is the current situation for disabled people seeking employment?

Michael McEwan speaks to Lianne Williams, Depute Director at ENABLE Scotland, and Mark...