Dr Lisa Cameron MP says she will house fleeing Ukraine family

Dr Lisa Cameron is the latest MP to say she is willing to give a home to a refugee family fleeing the Russian invasion of Ukraine.   Dr Lisa Cameron MP said she “felt a duty” to step forward after seeing footage of the conflict and hearing the stories of people making for the borderContinue reading “Dr Lisa Cameron MP says she will house fleeing Ukraine family”

Dr Lisa Cameron MP becomes “Teal Hero” in support of women with ovarian cancer

East Kilbride’s MP has shown her super-powered support for women with ovarian cancer across her constituency at a special All-Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) event. Dr Lisa Cameron was among MPs who dressed as ‘teal heroes’ to raise awareness of the symptoms of the disease at the event for Ovarian Cancer Awareness Month in March. DataContinue reading “Dr Lisa Cameron MP becomes “Teal Hero” in support of women with ovarian cancer”

Universal Claimants Down in East Kilbride but “more must be done to help those in poverty” – Dr Lisa Cameron MP

Despite the latest figures showing Universal Credit claimants are down across the East Kilbride Strathaven and Lesmahagow constituency, MP Lisa Cameron says not enough is being done to help people in poverty. In January 2022 there were 2080 claimants in the constituency, representing 3.2 per cent of the population (aged 16-64). This is below theContinue reading “Universal Claimants Down in East Kilbride but “more must be done to help those in poverty” – Dr Lisa Cameron MP”

Dr Lisa Cameron MP supports EK Youth Disability Club

East Kilbride Strathaven, and Lesmahagow MP, Dr Lisa Cameron, met with EK Youth Disability Sports Club to donate £150 towards their activities supporting inclusion for people with disabilities in sport. Dr Lisa Cameron MP, Chair of the Disability All Party Parliamentary Group in the House of Commons said she was wowed by the abilities ofContinue reading “Dr Lisa Cameron MP supports EK Youth Disability Club”

Dr Lisa Cameron MP joins Ukraine Humanitarian Mission

The Sixth East Kilbride Scout Group lived up to one of their core values of helping other people. It co-ordinated the collection of 69 baby boxes and donations of other items that will go to help Ukrainian refugees. Helping the Scout group were members of the public, Lisa Cameron MP, Councillor John Anderson, and East Kilbride MSYP,Continue reading “Dr Lisa Cameron MP joins Ukraine Humanitarian Mission”

Dr Lisa Cameron MP champions vitality of books.

World Book Day- 3 March 2022 Dr Lisa Cameron MP Champions the Vitality of Books Dr. Lisa Cameron MP has been supporting World Book Day 2022 emphasizing the importance of books for our children’s wellbeing.  World Book Day is an annual event that raises awareness about the significance of books and reading, and its influenceContinue reading “Dr Lisa Cameron MP champions vitality of books.”

Dr Lisa Cameron MP visits Wonderworld East Kilbride

Dr Lisa Cameron MP meets with Families at Wonderworld East Kilbride Dr Lisa Cameron MP, shadow spokesperson for mental health in the House of Commons this week met with staff and families at Wonderworld family entertainment centre East Kilbride.  Wonderworld is a soft play centre, has large inflatables for older children and also trampolining and indoor games and football. Continue reading “Dr Lisa Cameron MP visits Wonderworld East Kilbride”

Dr Lisa Cameron MP receives Award from the British Psychological Society

Dr Lisa Cameron MP receives Award from the British Psychological Society, Dr Cameron, delighted with the award said “So delighted to have received my framed award for Distinguished Contribution to Practice today from the BPS. After 20 years+ working in psychology in our NHS, mental health remains a key priority for me in Parliament”.

Dr Lisa Cameron MP supports Safer Internet Day

Dr Lisa Cameron MP has joined with schools, charities, and businesses across the UK to pledge their support for making the internet a safer place for children and young people. February 8th is Safer Internet Day, a globally recognised annual event promoting the safe and positive use of digital technology for children and young people.Continue reading “Dr Lisa Cameron MP supports Safer Internet Day”

Dr Lisa Cameron MP – Energy Price Rise.

I have written to Rishi Sunak, Chancellor of the Exchequer, conveying the importance of the situation families are experiencing in East Kilbride, Strathaven, and Lesmahagow who are concerned by soaring energy prices. Ofgem estimate that the energy price cap will increase from 1 April for approximately 22 million people. Those on standard tariffs paying byContinue reading “Dr Lisa Cameron MP – Energy Price Rise.”