Scottish Learning Disability Week

Scottish Learning Disability Week is Scotland’s learning disability awareness raising week, which takes place in May every year.  Every year has a different theme that is important to the lives of people with a learning disability.

Get involved with Scottish Learning Disability Week

  • SCLD provides a free ‘Get Involved’ pack which contains lots of fun stuff, like posters, badges and activities which can help you plan your activities for the week.
  • You can download resources from SCLD’s website including posters and graphics which will fit the year’s theme.
  • We would love it if you could support Scottish Learning Disability Week on social media and share some key messages with your networks.
  • Please share what you are doing for Scottish Learning Disability Week with SCLD and we can lets lots of people know what great awareness raising activities are happening across Scotland!

Scottish Learning Disability Week 

Scottish Learning Disability Week 2022 took place from Monday 2nd – Sunday 8th May and the theme was ‘We all have human rights’. You can search the hashtag #LDWeekScot2022 and browse our website News and Blog sections to find out about what took place during the week.

We are working on the theme and development of Scottish Learning Disability Week 2023 with our co-production focus group, made up of people with learning disabilities. If you have any suggestions to help us plan Learning Disability Week 2023, please let us know.