Taken from The Scottish Commission for Learning Disability channels;
The Scottish Government are recruiting over 2000 volunteers to join Social Security Experience Panels to help them build a new social security system for Scotland.
They are looking for people with personal experience of a range of benefits, including: Personal Independence Payment, Disability Living Allowance and Carer’s Allowance.
It is really important that people with learning disabilities get a chance to have their say and volunteer to be part of the Social Security Experience Panels.
If you are a person with a learning disability or if you know or work with people with learning disabilities, please spread the word and get involved.
You can find out more:
? by phoning 0800 029 4974 (Freephone)
? emailing SocialSecurityExperience@gov.scot
? texting 07747460357
People can register to be included on a panel online, over the phone or by post.