JCVI issues advice for the winter COVID-19 and flu programme
Area of Work: Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Those most at risk, or those who come into regular contact with those most at risk, will be eligible for another COVID-19 vaccine dose.
ALLIANCE calls for Scottish Child Payment Bridging Payments to be doubled
Area of Work: Children and young people, Policy, Social security
The ALLIANCE has signed a joint letter urging the First Minister to double Scottish Child Payment Bridging Payments.
ALLIANCE responds to Data Strategy for Health and Social Care
Area of Work: Digital Inclusion, Policy
The response calls for principles of human rights, trust, and transparency to be at the heart of the new strategy.
Report published: Disabled children’s, young people’s, and carers’ experiences of accessing healthcare services and supports during the pandemic
Area of Work: Children and young people
A research project commissioned by the ALLIANCE explores disabled children's and young people's access to support during the pandemic.
Looking forward: Scotland’s Human Rights (Incorporation) Bill
Area of Work: Equality and Human Rights, Human rights, Policy
Catch up on the discussion from our Annual Conference 2022 human rights session.
Call for input: ALLIANCE response to consultation on the Data Strategy for Health and Social Care
Area of Work: Policy
Members are invited to give feedback on the ALLIANCE’s draft response to the Scottish Government’s Data Strategy for Health and Social Care.
Autism Charities call for views on Scottish Government Commissioner Proposal
Area of Work: Autism, Get involved
Share your views on a new independently appointed Commissioner to promote and protect the rights of autistic people.
ALLIANCE signs joint statement on UK Rights Removal Bill
Area of Work: Equality and Human Rights, Human rights, The ALLIANCE
The statement urges the UK Government to reconsider the Bill and to better protect human rights for all in Scotland, and across the UK.
National Care Service (Scotland) Bill published
Area of Work: Adult social care, Policy, Self-directed Support
The Scottish Parliament has published draft legislation and accompanying notes for the proposed National Care Service.
Children and Young People’s Commissioner publishes statement on restraint and seclusion
Area of Work: Children and young people, Getting to know Getting It Right For Every Child (GIRFEC)
The statement highlights the need for children's rights to be protected in law, through the passage of the UNCRC.