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

Act Now to supercharge disabled people’s voices

Act Now to supercharge disabled people’s voices

Glasgow Disability Alliance today launch our 2021 Manifesto, calling on Scotland’s political parties to pledge urgent actions in the next Holyrood term, to supercharge disabled people’s voices and tackle widening inequality faced by Scotland’s one million disabled people. Run by and for its 5000 disabled members, GDA cites mounting evidence that ...

GDA Events

Local History

Local History

Location:
Date & time: Tue 16th Mar 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

iPad Skills

Location:
Date & time: Thu 4th Feb - Thu 29th Apr 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Keep Fit

Location:
Date & time: Wed 27th Jan - Wed 28th Apr 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

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GDA News

25 years since the Disability Discrimination Act, we need #AllOurRightsInLaw

25 years since the Disability Discrimination Act, we need #AllOurRightsInLaw

25 years since the Disability Discrimination Act, we need #AllOurRightsInLaw November sees the start of disability history month, and 25 years since disabled activists, campaigners and our allies achieved a landmark for equality and Human Rights in the UK, as the Disability Discrimination Act was passed. The DDA and now the Equality ...


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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