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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

BIHR Reports on COVID-19 and Human Rights of people needing social care support
September 22, 2020

BIHR Reports on the Impact of of the Government’s response to the Covid-19 for the ...

Get involved in research on Human Rights and SDS in Scotland
September 15, 2020

‘Researching the implementation of human rights through social care legislation and practice in Scotland’. A team ...

Independent review for Scotland’s social care service
September 10, 2020

First Minister, Nicola Sturgeon, presented the Scottish Government’s Programme for Scotland 2020-2021 on Tuesday 1 ...

Report on Disabled People's experiences during COVID-19
August 11, 2020

Inclusion Scotland Report Highlights Disabled People’s Experiences during COVID-19 Inclusion Scotland have published a report on ...

CILPK Recruiting for Managers Post in Perth and Kinross
August 11, 2020

CILPK recruiting for Managers Post to cover Maternity Leave: CILPK is an independent, user led, disability ...

Extension of Funding for Independent SDS Information and Support Services
August 11, 2020

Scottish Government Extends Funding for SIRD Projects for 12 Months: We are delighted to hear that ...

Thank you for Renewing Membership for 2020 - 2021
August 11, 2020

Renewal Highlights Members On-going Needs: Thank you to all the organisations that renewed their membership with ...

August 11, 2020

SAMH Research on Impact of COVID-19 and Mental Health SAMH (Scottish Association for Mental Health) has ...

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

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