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

Lead Scotland has learning projects in several areas of Scotland and has Befriending services in Fife. Find a project close to you and get in touch for a chat.

"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

Lead Scotland volunteers support learners, are befrienders and support Lead Scotland in many other ways. We are committed to volunteering being a good experience and hold the quality standard Investing in Volunteers. Volunteering opportunities are flexible and inclusive. We offer training and out of pocket expenses.

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