GDA Presents: The Purple Poncho PlayersFilm
GDA's dramatic wing uses comedy, music and drama to convey their real-life stories and hard-hitting messages to audiences of influential people!Watch video
We are GDAFilm
GDA members explain who GDA is and what we do together.Watch video
Social Capital Evaluation (2016)Publication
Read the report in full, with a foreword by Angela Constance MSP, the then Cabinet Secretary for Communities, Social Security and Equalities.Download Now
Manifesto for Equal Participation (2016)Publication
This Manifesto maps out what needs to happen so disabled people can make our full and equal contribution to a thriving Scotland.
For a fairer Scotland, disabled people need Equal Participation.Download Now
Manifesto for Action on Independent LivingPublication
This Manifesto for Independent Living formed the basis of GDA members’ campaign to Glasgow during the last local elections, leading to Glasgow’s current Independent Living Strategy.Download Now
My choices: a vision for self directed supportPublication
The purpose of ‘My Choices’ was to start with the vision for Self Directed Support and see what could happen when disabled people were supported to have choice and control over their lives and to find out about the sorts of support that they might need.
Wider lessons may inspire service planners and policy makers in relation to Self Directed Support and models of support which disabled people value and benefit from.Download Now