Tag Archives: Aberdeen Action on Disability

Aberdeen Action on Disability Social Activities Group

By: A.W

At AAD, we know how lonely it can be coping with a disability at home on a tight budget. So we are delighted to have recently received funding from the People’s Health Lottery to start up a new social group for people with disabilities in the Aberdeen area.Read More

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Stand By Your Charity- An Appeal

By A.C.

There are so many things going on in the world that I find an overabundance of news to comment on.

However, I am simply going to draw stark lines between various stories and how that affects little charities like AAD.Read More

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New Premises

By: A.C.

By this time our readership will have noticed that we have moved from Spring Garden to Units G & H Kettock Lodge, Campus 2, Balgownie Drive, Bridge of Don. Photographs of the new Office and associated unit next door are on Facebook.Read More

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PIP Criteria and Descriptors

Editor’s Note: We are often asked what exactly the criteria for various benefits are before people start the application process. With this in mind, we have compiled a list of the descriptors of peoples’ abilities as used in the assessment. As well as bearing this information in mind when applying it is also a good idea to gather supporting medical evidence.Read More

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Interview- The Disabled Person’s Media Unit and The People’s Projects

By: A.S.

This interview is with our media production training project tutor and editor, Andy Hunter. We asked what the project offers the folk who attend, and those who read and listen to what they produce, what he gets out of teaching and what he has planned for the future.Read More

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