Lisa Cameron MP: Society Must Address the Mental Health Needs of those with Drug and Alcohol Problems

Drug and alcohol abuse can be a taboo subject, making it all the more difficult for families trying to get help for their loved ones.  Behind much of addiction often lies trauma – some predating substance abuse, dating from childhood or adolescence, whilst other trauma is consequently triggered by the dangerous lifestyle addiction inflicts –Continue reading “Lisa Cameron MP: Society Must Address the Mental Health Needs of those with Drug and Alcohol Problems”

Stay in EK Campaign – Dr Lisa Cameron MP

Over 2000 local jobs in the constituency have been saved after it was announced East Kilbride’s Centre One office is no longer under the threat of planned closure. In a significant breakthrough for the ‘Stay in EK’ campaign backed by Dr Lisa Cameron MP, HMRC has announced today that the government department has announced aContinue reading “Stay in EK Campaign – Dr Lisa Cameron MP”

Dr Lisa Cameron MP MP signs Holocaust Educational Trust Book of Commitment 

27/01/2021 This week Dr Lisa Cameron MP signed the Holocaust Educational Trust’s Book of Commitment, in doing so pledging her commitment to Holocaust Memorial Day and honouring those who were murdered during the Holocaust as well as paying tribute to the extraordinary Holocaust survivors who work tirelessly to educate young people today. This year weContinue reading “Dr Lisa Cameron MP MP signs Holocaust Educational Trust Book of Commitment “

Dr Lisa Cameron MP Leads Debate on United Nations Day of Persons with Disabilities in the House of Commons

Change is needed “right at the top” to help increase representation of people with disabilities in politics, Ministers have been told by Dr Lisa Cameron MP for East Kilbride Strathaven and Lesmahagow. The MP led a debate this week marking United Nations International Day of Persons with Disabilities in the House of Commons, an annualContinue reading “Dr Lisa Cameron MP Leads Debate on United Nations Day of Persons with Disabilities in the House of Commons”

Dr Lisa Cameron MP Co-signatory to Commons Down Syndrome Bill

Dr Cameron was delighted to be a co-signatory to the new House of Commons Bill on Down Syndrome as Chair of the Down Syndrome and Disability All Party Groups. “It was great to meet with Tommy Jessop and other young people with Down Syndrome yesterday to hear their thoughts on the Bill and the definitiveContinue reading “Dr Lisa Cameron MP Co-signatory to Commons Down Syndrome Bill”

Dr Lisa Cameron MP Completes Vegan Challenge for COP26

Dr Cameroon was keen to make adjustments to her lifestyle in the run up to COP26 and beyond, and was delighted to have completed a Vegan Challenge set by VIVA! She became vegan for a fortnight over COP26 and has now decided to include vegan options/meals into her weekly diet from now on. When completingContinue reading “Dr Lisa Cameron MP Completes Vegan Challenge for COP26”

Dr Lisa Cameron MP presents East Kilbride’s DS Document Solutions with Early Day Motion for Charity Work

I was delighted to meet with Gerry and the whole team at DS Document Solutions this week to present them with their Early Day Motion from the House of Commons for their Charity Work. It was truly great to meet with a successful business who have a clear ethos of social justice, charity giving andContinue reading “Dr Lisa Cameron MP presents East Kilbride’s DS Document Solutions with Early Day Motion for Charity Work”

Dr Lisa Cameron MP supports Kilbryde Hospice

I was so pleased to donate to Kilbryde Hospice again and to give them some raffle prizes for their auction. My family sadly didn’t have the excellent hospice care I would have hoped for as it was before our local hospice was open. Attending the hospice to present the donation and prizes Dr Cameron said:Continue reading “Dr Lisa Cameron MP supports Kilbryde Hospice”

Dr Lisa Cameron MP joins Joanna Lumley at Number 10 in Successful Stop Sea Blasts Campaign

Dr Cameron was delighted to join Joanna Lumley and campaign activists today at Number10 after the Secretary of State confirmed this afternoon that our long standing Campaign to Stop Sea Blasts and protect marine mammals and sea life has been successful, and that a UK Government ban will be enacted. A letter was handed inContinue reading “Dr Lisa Cameron MP joins Joanna Lumley at Number 10 in Successful Stop Sea Blasts Campaign”

Dr Lisa Cameron MP becomes Level 2 Disability Confident Employer

Dr Lisa Cameron MP, Chair of the Disability All Party Parliamentary Group in the House of Commons has become one of the few Level 2 Disability Confident Employers leading the way on disability inclusion in Parliament. Lisa has this year also convened a number of workshops for cross party MPs Offices to help them becomeContinue reading “Dr Lisa Cameron MP becomes Level 2 Disability Confident Employer”