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

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 disabled people are being […]

Covid-19 Vaccination information

The vaccinations for COVID-19 have begun. When you are offered the vaccine, please do get it.   Further information is available in BSL about the vaccine. Easy read version of what you need to know about the covid 19 vaccine. Easy read version of what to expect.   Further information is available at https://nhsinform.scot/covid19vaccine or […]

Disabled People’s Voices Amplified

GDA members’ lived experiences, shared during COVID-19, have directly shaped calls to action in three key reports published in recent weeks, which aim to influence decisions and priorities for reform, renewal and recovery, in Glasgow and Scotland-wide, as we emerge from the COVID pandemic. 1. Tressa Burke, our CEO, worked tirelessly for months alongside other […]

Calling all young disabled people!

This February 2021 half term, we have a host of free activities for young disabled people. Come join in! Tell us all about your lockdown experience how we can help you and find out more about GDA. All details are in our Young Disabled People’s newsletter – out today – available in plain text, audio […]

Happy New Year from All at GDA.

Here’s to Hope, Kindness and having our voices heard in 2021. Like others around the world, we’ve said goodbye and ‘good riddance’ to 2020.  The challenges it brought are still here and evolving – but so is the determination of the GDA community to support each other through it, and drive forwards together, towards the […]

Rallying together, through a year like no other

As we approach the end of a year like no other… …it’s safe to say that 2 things have remained consistent: disabled people have faced the sharpest impacts of the challenges this year has thrown up – and GDA has done everything in our power to support them through it. We have suffered losses – […]

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