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The Scottish Government has opened the consultation on the Draft British Sign Language (BSL) National Plan for the next three months until Wednesday 31 May 2017.
Responding to the Scottish Parliament's Health and Sport Committee's call for evidence on the preventative agenda, the ALLIANCE has called on the Committee to drive an increase in the pace of change.
Changes to the eligibility criteria for Personal Independence Payment (PIP) have sparked "extreme concern", with a consortium of third sector organisations claiming that 146,500 people could lose out.
Scotland’s Chief Medical Officer has published her annual report for 2015/16, focusing on how the concept of ‘realistic medicine’ can be embedded in the delivery of Scotland’s health services.
An independent report of responses to the devolution of powers over some elements of social security has highlighted support for the creation of a fairer, more dignified system.