Dr Lisa Cameron named “UK Allergy Champion”

Allergy UK has formally launched a new Patient Charter for Allergy in the House of Commons. The reception, held on 11th May 2022, which saw attendance from Parliamentarians, clinical professionals, and Allergy UK to discuss the profound impact that allergies can have on quality of life. Allergy has been referenced as a ‘global epidemic’ byContinue reading “Dr Lisa Cameron named “UK Allergy Champion””

Dr Lisa Cameron MP opens Share Alike Hub in East Kilbride

Dr Lisa Cameron MP opens Share Alike Hub in East Kilbride Town Centre Share Alike are a small community organisation who hope to help alleviate waste poverty and loneliness. We aim to encourage sharing of resources upcycling redistribution They offer Crisis Clothing packs, Crisis food packs, pamper/mental health packs, new home and new baby starterContinue reading “Dr Lisa Cameron MP opens Share Alike Hub in East Kilbride”

Dr Lisa Cameron MP supports Guide Dogs for the Blind in House of Commons

Dr Lisa Cameron MP supports Guide Dogs for the Blind in House of Commons. Following the event. Dr Lisa Cameron MP said “I was so pleased to support the Guide Dogs for the Blind Association Campaign in Parliament today in my capacity as Chair of the Disability All Party Group Parliamentary Group”. “They do suchContinue reading “Dr Lisa Cameron MP supports Guide Dogs for the Blind in House of Commons”

Dr Lisa Cameron MP joins East Kilbride Ukraine Response Group

Dr Lisa Cameron MP attends second Meeting of the EK Ukraine Response Group this morning. Thanks to SAVI Kids, Share Alike, Vaslan, Citizens Advice, EK Community Foodbank, St Vincents, Father Rafael, St Brides Church, Waist Not Want Not, Older & Active and all other organisations involved. We also had a special guest Archie age 3Continue reading “Dr Lisa Cameron MP joins East Kilbride Ukraine Response Group”

Dr Lisa Cameron MP supports World Parkinsons Day

Dr Lisa Cameron MP for East Kilbride, Strathaven & Lesmahagow shows her support on World Parkinson’s Day Dr Lisa Cameron MP has shown her support for the local Parkinson’s community on World Parkinson’s Day, 11 April. Parkinson’s is the fastest growing neurological condition in the world and currently there is no cure. Lisa attended aContinue reading “Dr Lisa Cameron MP supports World Parkinsons Day”

Dr Lisa Cameron MP supports Endometriosis Action Month

Dr Lisa Cameron has voiced concerns over current endometriosis and is urging the Government to ensure NICE updates its guidelines on endometriosis, echoing calls from the charity Endometriosis UK saying that the guideline has significant gaps. Within the local community endometriosis affects 1 in 10 women and those assigned female at birth from puberty toContinue reading “Dr Lisa Cameron MP supports Endometriosis Action Month”

Dr Lisa Cameron MP supports Lanarkshire secondary pupils launch campaign to tackle hate crime against women

Pupils at an East Kilbride high school are tackling hate crime against women head on, after a peer was harassed on her way home. Students Taylor Fulton, Noorulain Mughal and Leah Howie are spearheading the new campaign. The three senior pupils at Calderglen High have launched the hate crime awareness raising initiative and are being supported byContinue reading “Dr Lisa Cameron MP supports Lanarkshire secondary pupils launch campaign to tackle hate crime against women”

Dr Lisa Cameron MP supports success of EK News and PCS Union for “Stay in EK” HMRC Campaign

In Parliament this week, the town’s MP, Dr Lisa Cameron, presented PCS Branch Presidents’ Scott Clark and John Davidson, and EK News reporter Andrea Lambrou, with an Early Day Motion acknowledging their campaign efforts. The campaign was supported by thousands of members of the public and debated repeatedly within the House of Commons. HMRC were alsoContinue reading “Dr Lisa Cameron MP supports success of EK News and PCS Union for “Stay in EK” HMRC Campaign”

Dr Lisa Cameron wins MP of the Year Award

East Kilbride MP Dr Lisa Cameron’s work championing underrepresented communities has earned her the Patchwork Foundation MP of the Year Award. The prestigious gong, from diversity and inclusion charity Patchwork Foundation, commended the East Kilbride, Strathaven and Lesmahagow MP for her work tackling the abuse faced by women in public and political life. On topContinue reading “Dr Lisa Cameron wins MP of the Year Award”

Dr Lisa Cameron MP calls for Westminster to go further to tackle cost of living crisis

Dr Lisa Cameron MP is calling on the UK government to go “further and faster” with its measures to prevent families across her constituency falling into a spiral of poverty. It comes as alarming new figures from campaign group 38 Degrees and Survation reveal thousands in the East Kilbride Strathaven and Lesmahagow constituency are facing aContinue reading “Dr Lisa Cameron MP calls for Westminster to go further to tackle cost of living crisis”