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Self Directed Support Scotland (SDSS) is a membership organisation. The focus and direction of our work reflects the needs and priorities of our membership in their role in supporting people across Scotland.

Our member organisations come from all areas of Scotland and each organisation is concerned with supporting the implementation and development of self-directed support (SDS) in their area and beyond.

If you would be interested in applying for membership please email our Membership Development Executive:

Member News

Membership Renewals 2020 - 2021: have commenced!
July 10, 2020

Our primary contacts of member organisations will have received their SDSS Membership Renewal email for ...

New Scottish Government COVID-19 guidance on SDS Option 1 and Option 2.
May 14, 2020

    Scottish Government have now published COVID-19 guidance on Option 1 and Option 2 for Local ...

'Connecting Scotland'- new programme to support those who are digitally excluded.
May 8, 2020

On 7th May 2020, Communities Secretary Aileen Campbell announced a new £5 million programme will ...

UN Rights of Disabled People, COVID-19 guidance
May 8, 2020

In response to the ongoing COVID-19 crisis, The UN have published guidance on the Rights ...

New Inquiry launched: ' The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on equalities and human rights.'
May 8, 2020

    On April 27th 2020 Scottish Parliament’s Equalities and Human Rights Committee launched a COVID-19 Inquiry ...

GDA 'Covid-Resilience' interim findings show that disabled people are left behind.
May 8, 2020

Since the beginning of the COVID-19 crisis the team at Glasgow Disability Alliance (GDA) has ...

SILC Call for immediate action.
April 21, 2020

The Scottish Independent Living Coalition (SILC) of Disabled People’s Organisations have released an urgent call ...

SDS Collective COVID-19 call for action.
April 17, 2020

    The SDS Collective have published a call for action to ensure that throughout these times ...

Social Care staff to receive Real Living Wage.
April 13, 2020

  On Sunday the Cabinet Secretary for Health and Sport, Jeane Freeman, announced a new agreement ...