Useful websites

Here are some links to a few organisations’ websites and sources of information that you might find useful.

Learning Disability Alliance Scotland
(a national campaigning organisation run by people with learning disabilities)

www.ldascotland.org

Community Care Providers Scotland
(an umbrella organisation for support providers)

www.ccpscotland.org

The Care Inspectorate
(the government body that monitor the quality of our services.  You can find copies of our recent inspection reports on this website.)

www.careinspectorate.com

Contact a Family
(support and advice to families affected by disability)

www.cafamily.org.uk

Kindred
(support and advice to families affected by disability)

www.kindred-scotland.org/sfp

Citizens Advice Bureau?
(offer a wide range of advice, including help with benefits)

www.citizensadvice.org.uk/

Enable Scotland
(a national campaigning and support organisation)

www.enable.org.uk

Lothian Centre for Inclusive Living (LCIL)
(offer support and advice on a range of issues, including self directed support)

www.lothiancil.org.uk

Association for Real Change (ARC)
a national campaigning organisation)

www.arcuk.org.uk/scotland

People First
(a self advocacy organisation, who campaign for the rights of people with learning disabilities)

www.peoplefirstscotland.org

National Autistic Society
(a support and advice organisation, who run the Autism Accreditation Scheme The Action Group is part of)

www.autism.org.uk

Happy to Translate
(The Action Group has the Happy to Translate standard, set up by this organisation)

www.happytotranslate.com

Investors in People
(The Action Group has Investors in People Gold, awarded by this organisation)

www.investorsinpeople.com

Stonewall Scotland
(The Action Group is a Stonewall Diversity Champion)

www.stonewallscotland.org.uk

Local councils

Below are some links to local council’s websites.

City of Edinburgh Council
www.edinburgh.gov.uk

Midlothian Council
www.midlothian.gov.uk

West Lothian Council
www.westlothian.gov.uk

East Lothian Council
www.eastlothian.gov.uk

Falkirk Council
www.falkirk.gov.uk

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