Learning disability consultation

The Scottish Commission for Learning Disability is running a free consultation event at the Carrick Opportunities Centre in Girvan on Thursday (6th October).

The commission want to hear what people with learning disabilities who receive disability benefits think Scotland’s new social security system should look like.

It also wants to hear what family members, friends, advocates and support workers think the most important issues are for the people with learning disabilities they know.

The commission will be submitting the findings from the event to the Scottish Government, as part of their current consultation process.

the event takes place from 10am-12.30pm on Thursday 6th October 2016 in the Carrick Opportunities Centre, 20A Henrietta Street, Girvan.

To book your free place go to www.scld.org.uk/events/consultation-disability-benefits-3/

The Scottish Commission for Learning Disability is committed to finding new and better ways to improve the lives of people with learning disabilities. Its Board of trustees is drawn from people across the whole population with a wide range of relevant experience.