Record Details

NGODisablement Income Group Scotland

Disablement Income Group Scotland, 5 Quayside Street, Edinburgh, EH6 6EJ

Telephone0131 555 2811
Background Information

The Disablement Income Group Scotland (DIG Scotland) is a charity (no. SC O11073) providing information to the disabled regarding their entitlement to state benefits. DIG Scotland was founded by Dr Mary Blackwood, a disabled person campaigning for specific welfare benefits for the disabled. Once this had been achieved, the organisation evolved into being an advice service. Source: (link broken as of March 2009).

Year Created1966
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KeywordsDisability; Equality, discrimination and prejudice; Poverty and social exclusion (UK); Scotland.
CollectionsThis organisation was contacted by DANGO and informed us of their choice not to participate in our survey.
Last Edited ByJRM at 31/03/2009 17:26:31