Inclusion Scotland

Charity registered in Scotland SC031619

Inclusion Scotland (IS) is a consortium of disability organisations, individual disabled people and social partners who share our aims. We work towards eradicating the barriers – physical, economic, cultural and attitudinal – which prevent disabled people being fully included in society. The website has an online directory of disability and equality groups and organisations

We do this by:-
• By lobbying public and private bodies
• By providing information that assists groups to be more effective
• Through our Policy into Practice project and Contact 100 groups
• Through our Outreach and Development Project
• Through partnership working across all the equalities strands
• Through our awareness raising Roadshows across Scotland
• By being involved in various working groups and advisory committees

Our Aim:-
To empower disabled people to have an effective voice at policy and decision making level in
Scotland and beyond.


Current opportunity

Join a policy panel with Inclusion Scotland to work with the Scottish Government to develop adult social care support policy in Scotland. 50 people will be recruited from across Scotland to be a representative panel of the different ways people use adult social care, and their different circumstances. From the 50 people, 20 people will form a Core Group to meet with the Scottish Government four times a year. More information and the application form at: http://inclusionscotland.org/social-care-policy-panel/