Glasgow Disability Alliance

COVID-19: We have adapted what we do and how we work during the current pandemic. Read more about GDA’s COVID-response

GDA Young People at Scottish Parliament

Glasgow Disability Alliance

Run by and for disabled people, we have 5000+ members across Greater Glasgow: diverse disabled people, people with long term conditions, and member organisations led by disabled people – and a thriving network of associate members: people, partners and allies who support our aims.

Our programmes support disabled people and those with long term conditions across Glasgow – you do not need to be a member to take part.

Confident, Connected, Contributing

Our free, accessible learning and events

  • Bring people together
  • Build confidence and connections
  • Unlock opportunities to participate, contribute and use your voice!

Transport, personal assistance and communication support provided.

 

Membership is free!

Join GDA for updates on all our events and opportunities.


GDA News

#GlasgowIsNoPlaceForHate #HCAW2020

#GlasgowIsNoPlaceForHate #HCAW2020

This week is Glasgow’s 6th annual Hate Crime Awareness Week, focussed on the theme of disability Hate Crime – and with GDA’s leading role in Glasgow’s Hate Crime Working Group it was fitting for us to launch the event with powerful new material performed by our Purple Poncho Players based on ...

GDA Events

Mindful Meditation

Mindful Meditation

Location:
Date & time: Fri 2nd Oct - Fri 13th Nov 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Creative Writing

Creative Writing

Location:
Date & time: Fri 2nd Oct - Fri 6th Nov 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Relaxation

Relaxation

Location:
Date & time: Wed 23rd Sep - Wed 4th Nov 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

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GDA News

PIP: Claim your Rights Now!

PIP: Claim your Rights Now!

The benefits system is changing – download our PIP update leaflet to find out more. We can help you get all get the money you are entitled to – contact us now on 0800 432 0422!   GDA Rights Now! Our Welfare Rights Officers can help make sure you get everything you are entitled ...


GDA News

A COVID-response led by disabled people from Glasgow Disability Alliance on Vimeo.

Watch out animation to hear how we’ve been supporting disabled people during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Since end of March we have spoken to over 5000 disabled people to connect them with supports and opportunities to have their voices heard. Read our full report ‘Supercharged: A Human Catastrophe’ here:

Supercharged: A Human Catastrophe – Inequalities, Participation and Human Rights, before during and beyond COVID19

 


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