The Scottish Commission for People with Learning Disabilities’ (SCLD) vision is of a fairer Scotland where people with learning disabilities live full, safe, loving and equal lives.
We are a human rights defender, working to uphold, protect and raise awareness of the human rights of people with learning disabilities.
Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Scotland
The Scottish Commission for People with Learning Disabilities (SCLD) is committed to defending the human rights of people with learning disabilities throughout the COVID-19 pandemic.
SCLD has information and resources about Coronavirus for people with learning disabilities and their families and supporters.
Introducing 'Include For Good'
SCLD is delighted to launch 'Include For Good' a new programme of transformational change that will see people with learning disabilities leading the way across all aspects of Scottish life.
A group of 10 people with a learning disability will lead this revolution and co-design Include For Good. These people will be the 'Rapporteurs'.
Early Years education for learning disabilities
During Scottish Learning Disability Week 2022 SCLD launched our new report into Early Years education and childcare for children with learning disabilities.
The report explores the barriers and facilitators to Early Learning and childcare for children with learning disabilities in Scotland.
Scottish Learning Disability Awards
The Scottish Learning Disability Awards provide an opportunity to celebrate, on a national level, the achievements of people with learning disabilities and the people who support them.