Taking action to improve the experiences of disabled young people through their transition to adult services and adult years is the subject of our latest viewpoint from Ronnie Hill, ALLIANCE Associate Director, Children and Young People and James Cox, Consultant, ALLIANCE Transitions Study.
In a blog which first appeared in Third Force News, ALLIANCE Chief Executive Ian Welsh OBE present the ALLIANCE's manifesto for the General Election in June 2017.
Our latest viewpoint comes from Gregory Hill-O`Connor, Our Voice Co-ordinator at the ALLIANCE. Greg tells us about his visit to Glasgow Housing Association and What Matters to You Day.
Our latest viewpoint comes from Chris Creegan, Chief Executive of the Scottish Commission for Learning Disability. Chris explains why Learning Disability Week offers an opportunity to reflect on how much we still need to do to improve the lives of people with learning disabilities and crucially, to shine a spotlight on the successes which so often go unnoticed.
Our Chief Executive Ian Welsh OBE outlines details of the ALLIANCE's upcoming Annual Conference and AGM.
Our latest viewpoint comes from ALLIANCE Professional Associate member Beverley Thorpe, who questions whether Scotland is implementing an evidence-based approach to the prescribing of antidepressants.
The recently released research from the EHRC – Being Disabled in Britain; A Journey Less Equal? – brings together evidence that highlights the gaps that continue to exist between disabled and non-disabled people in Britain. In this viewpoint, Colin Young, Senior Policy and Outcomes Officer at the ALLIANCE looks at the gaps in the experience of healthcare for disable people in Scotland.
Douglas Maxwell, ALISS Programme Manager reflects on the process which has led up to the launch of the ALISS programme's 'beta' website.