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 an intermediary organisation for the learning disability sector in Scotland.
We are a delivery partner to the Scottish Government in the implementation of The keys to life and Towards Transformation.
Information on the Coronavirus
Due to the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic in Scotland, the SCLD office is working at reduced capacity. The majority of our staff are working from home and can be contacted via email or through the main phone line.
Human Rights Town - a new app!
SCLD is excited to announce the launch of 'Human Rights Town' - a new app developed by and for people with learning disabilities to help people know and understand their human rights.
Wellbeing and people with learning disabilities
We are delighted to launch the second in our series of reports exploring the results of the 2019 “How’s Life?” national survey of people with learning disabilities in Scotland, “Mostly a 10, but sometimes a zero”: Exploring the wellbeing of people with learning disabilities in Scotland.
Find out more and read the full report below.
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.