Lead Scotland: Specialists in Linking Education and Disability

LEAD Scotland

Lead Scotland, is a voluntary organisation set up to empower disabled young people and adults and carers across Scotland to access learning opportunities. Read more about our services.

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Our Projects

Every day someone learns something new, supported by Lead Scotland staff, volunteers and peer supporters.

"I learned to do things I never thought I'd be able to do."

Find a project in your area

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Our Policy Work

This section provides information relating to Lead Scotland's policy work. This allows us to represent the voice of disabled learners and carers in post-16 learning, training and employment across Scotland. More about our policy work.

Read more about policy work by LEAD Scotland

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Volunteering Opportunities

What do Lead volunteers do? We have many different types of volunteer roles available .

Find out how to volunteer with Lead Scotland

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Freephone helpline and enquiry service

Our Information Service is open to anyone with a disability or health condition, including those who support them, across the whole of Scotland.

Freephone: 0800 999 2568 Opening hours are Monday/Wednesday/Thursday 2-4pm and Tuesday/Friday 10am-12pm.

Read more about our helpline and enquiry service