Capability Scotland Advice Service is a national provider of disability advice and information.
We provide a free and confidential service on a range of
disability issues including cerebral palsy. Anyone can contact us
including disabled people, carers, parents, professionals and
Within this section you can:
People who asked for our help...
Hamish is a wheelchair user who recently visited a
restaurant. He contacted the Advice Service because there was
no accessible toilet in the restaurant. We told him
about the Equality Act and gave him advice
about contacting the restaurant to discuss this.
being moved from Incapacity Benefit to Employment and Support
Allowance. I called the Advice Service for information about how
this process works. The advice worker gave me a general overview,
tips for completing the new forms and found a local support
Irene was unable to get an electric scooter from the Wheelchair
and Seating Service or Motability. We gave her information
about possible sources of funding including a personalised list of
trusts and charities, along with information about how to make