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March 3, 2020
My name is Megan and I’m the Outreach Officer at Ecas. I started in the role at the end of September 2019 to build on the work of University of Edinburgh interns who produced a comprehensive report about how Ecas could further engage young people. They …Read More
February 6, 2020
Councillor George Gordon offers his support Our one-to-one service for young people launched in January, and Ecas Outreach Officer Megan Hood has already begun meetings to discuss individual goals and how Ecas can provide ongoing support to navigate op …Read More
January 15, 2020
By Graham Young Following our 2018 exciting trip to the Kelpies, the intrepid members of Art 1 and 2 decided to go to Jupiter. Not the far-off planet, but Jupiter Artland — the sculpture park at East Calder. The pre-trip risk assessment was trickier t …Read More
December 2, 2019
Celebrating 100+ years of promoting equality, choice and participation Did you know Ecas has been supporting people with a physical disability for more than 100 years? We’ve been a pioneer on many issues, helping gain greater access to education, the w …Read More
November 13, 2019
Activity group members display their talents and achievements After a fantastic year of fun, funding grants, and befriending, the Ecas AGM Showcase last week provided an opportunity to highlight the work of Ecas and our activity group members. Followin …Read More
November 7, 2019
Individuals and organisations are encouraged to get in touch with ideas and referrals At a showcase event before our AGM recently, Ecas looked back at our 100+ year history, celebrated the many talents and achievements of the people we support, and ann …Read More