Dr Lisa Cameron MP Supports Adult Cerebal Palsy Campaign 2021

To coincide with World Cerebral Palsy Day, six world class athletes with Cerebral Palsy have lent their images to a new set of mock ‘Second Class Stamps’ to raise awareness of how the 130,000 adults with CP are treated like ‘Second Class Citizens’ when it comes to healthcare. Unlike adults with other lifelong health conditions,Continue reading “Dr Lisa Cameron MP Supports Adult Cerebal Palsy Campaign 2021”

Dr Lisa Cameron MP Visits Rainbow Room International East Kilbride.

The NHBF National Hair & Beauty Federation (NHBF) is organising a programme of MPs/MSPs visits to salons across the UK. This provides an opportunity for MPs, legislators and decision makers to: • Meet salon owners and employees direct to discuss the challenges of Covid-19 over the last year and their feedback on the impact ofContinue reading “Dr Lisa Cameron MP Visits Rainbow Room International East Kilbride.”

Dr Lisa Cameron MP backs East Kilbride Christmas Kindness Campaign

After another difficult year and with so many families newly in poverty a group of organisations based in East Kilbride have joined forces to ensure we can ‘keep it local’ and help ensure no one in East Kilbride is left without a gift at Christmas. East Kilbride (Town centre), Morrisons Lindsayfield, Tesco St Leonards, Dr Lisa Cameron MP, Share Alike, and SAVI Kids have allContinue reading “Dr Lisa Cameron MP backs East Kilbride Christmas Kindness Campaign”

Dr Lisa Cameron MP supports Oxfam’s #SecondHandSeptember Campaign

Dr Lisa Cameron MP is taking part in Oxfam’s #SecondHandSeptember campaign calling for people to buy second-hand clothes for the month of September and raise awareness about the harmful effects fast fashion – clothes that are produced in high volume and at relatively low cost to the consumer – have on the planet. The campaignContinue reading “Dr Lisa Cameron MP supports Oxfam’s #SecondHandSeptember Campaign”

The Government’s Leveling Up Agenda, must Include Young People’s Wellbeing – Dr Lisa Cameron MP

There have been increasing calls to understand the mental health and wellbeing impacts of the lockdown and school closures for children and young people across the UK. Such an understanding will help to inform how children and young people can be best supported as in any future lockdown scenarios. One such type of support thatContinue reading “The Government’s Leveling Up Agenda, must Include Young People’s Wellbeing – Dr Lisa Cameron MP”

Dr Lisa Cameron MP attends “green-bombing” of Millicent Fawcett statue 

Dr Lisa Cameron MP attends “green-bombing” of Millicent Fawcett statue  Millicent Fawcett statue “green bombed” to highlight climate crisis as this century’s feminist struggle  On Wednesday 22 September – East Kilbride, Strathaven & Lesmahagow MP, Dr Lisa Cameron joined activists and parliamentarians at the  statue of suffragist Millicent Fawcett in Parliament Square as she was “green-bombed”  [Wednesday 22 September],Continue reading Dr Lisa Cameron MP attends “green-bombing” of Millicent Fawcett statue 

DR LISA CAMERON MP CALLS FOR U-TURN ON UNIVERSAL CREDIT CUTS

EAST KILBRIDE, STRATHAVEN & LESMAHAGOW MP CALLS FOR U-TURN ON UNIVERSAL CREDIT CUTS THREAT TO 8246 LOCAL FAMILIES IF CUTS GO AHEAD Dr Lisa Cameron MP has urged the UK government to U-turn on the “devastating” Tory cuts to Universal Credit – as new analysis shows 8246 people in East Kilbride, Strathaven & Lesmahagow could see their incomes slashed by £1040 per yearContinue reading “DR LISA CAMERON MP CALLS FOR U-TURN ON UNIVERSAL CREDIT CUTS”

Dr Lisa Cameron MP – September Update

A short update mid month to let you know a few local updates: East Kilbride Test Centre: Good news that our East Kilbride’s Driving Test Centre is to remain at the local Legion. Congratulations to Bobby Russell and the team whose campaign I was delighted to support.  Lesmahagow Festival of Colour: Very pleased to open the AnnualContinue reading “Dr Lisa Cameron MP – September Update”

Dr Lisa Cameron MP visits Strathaven’s John Hastie Museum Trust Covid-19 Archive

Dr Lisa Cameron MP has joined with the members of the John Hastie Museum Trust for the official opening of their Covid-19 Memorial Archive in Strathaven. The Archive is being hosted at the Climate Action Strathaven Hub in Green Street.  It features pictures designed by Primary and Secondary School children across Avondale depicting their experienceContinue reading “Dr Lisa Cameron MP visits Strathaven’s John Hastie Museum Trust Covid-19 Archive”

Dr Lisa Cameron MP calls for increased support for disabled children amid Covid19

Disabled Children’s Partnership and Pears Foundation have joined together to release a new impact report on how the pandemic has affected disabled children and their families. The report entitled Left Behind reveals that disabled children and their families face disproportionate mental health impacts from the pandemic. They remain cut off from society, with 9 inContinue reading “Dr Lisa Cameron MP calls for increased support for disabled children amid Covid19”