Since a local constituent was in touch with me to let me know about how they were scammed online, I have repeatedly raised the need for Cryptocurrency regulation in parliament. I was pleased to lead a debate on this issue and to speak with the Minister. Government have since opened a consultation on this soContinue reading “Dr Lisa Cameron MP leads debate on Cryptocurrency Regulation”
It was very inspiring to hear directly from young people this week in parliament for Mental Health Week about their journey to and through CAMHS. We will ensure that the wonderful young people who spoke have a hearing with the Mental Health Minister so that services can be developed that meet their needs.
Chair of Commons Disability Group, Dr Lisa Cameron MP supports Scope’s Call for Energy Support for Disabled People As Chair of the Disability All Party Parliamentary Group, I was keen to join a cross party call for support for people with disabilities during the energy cost of living crisis, by writing to Chancellor Jeremy Hunt.Continue reading “Dr Lisa Cameron MP supports Scope’s Call for Energy Support for Disabled People”
Congratulations to Aria, Canberra Primary School, P4 Winner of my 2022 Christmas Card Competition!
Inspiring to meet with volunteers at our local SSPCA and to find out about their work this Christmas. Please do help out in any way you can via volunteering or donations. They need blankets and many other items so please do think of the animals needing help too this festive period. (Sorry I couldn’t manageContinue reading “Dr Lisa Cameron MP meets with SSPCA to give Christmas Donation”
It was great to join with participants of the Nuffield Health Joint Pain Programme this week during their exercise class in East Kilbride. The programme is free of charge and there is also a long covid programme to help those affected overcome ongoing symptoms after the pandemic. I heard first hand just how these programmesContinue reading “Dr Lisa Cameron MP takes part in EK Joint Pain Programme”
It was fantastic to join EK Swim Team once again this weekend, this time for their 7K walk to raise funds for the club. Had a brilliant day, meeting and speaking with the team and staying for the picnic at the end. … Had a brilliant day, meeting and speaking with the team and stayingContinue reading “Dr Lisa Cameron MP joins EK Swim Team Fundraiser Walk”
It was fantastic to meet with Mark Lees and his wife at my surgery this week in East Kilbride where he was able to tell me about his experience with Functional Neurological Disorder and the lack of specialist support available currently. I have agreed to raise this matter in the House of Commons at aContinue reading “Dr Lisa Cameron MP supports Functional Neurological Disorder”
Lisa Cameron MP has welcomed the announcement that those impacted by the infected blood scandal will now receive compensation payouts of £100,000. Patients were infected with HIV and Hepatitis C through imported contaminated blood products and it is reported that approximately 2,400 have tragically died. Now around 4,000 UK victims will be compensated. The announcementContinue reading “Dr Lisa Cameron MP welcomes £100k compensation for families impacted by the infected blood scandal”
I was keen to go along to this event in parliament to support the National Kidney Federation in their efforts towards early detection of kidney disease. This impacts so many people and I had the privilege of speaking to some on the day who told me about their care and treatment. I also learned aboutContinue reading “Dr Lisa Cameron MP, Chair of All Party Health Group, supports Kidney Federation Campaign for Early Detection”