Capability Scotland

Capability Scotland

Charity information

Capability Scotland

Capability Scotland campaigns with, and provides education, employment and care services for more than 1,000 disabled children and adults across Scotland.

Founded 1946

  • Mission statement

    Capability’s mission is to transform people’s expectations of what is possible and ensure that disabled people achieve equality.

  • Aims

    Capability Scotland aims to:

    • Exerting effective influence which ensures that laws are passed, which give disabled people equal human and civil rights and that attitudes are changed through campaigning, education and information.
    • Forging strong and effective relationships through working with a range of organisations within the public, private and voluntary sectors concerned with disability.
    • Becoming the first choice for innovative personalised and sustainable services, which provide the necessary support so that disabled people can enjoy the same human and civil rights as everyone else.
  • Overview

    Established: January 1946

    Board members: 11

    Full time staff: 500

    Part time staff: 700

    Volunteers: 300

    Phone number: 441313471086

    Address: Head Office Westerlea 11 Ellersly Road Edinburgh EH12 6HY

    View charity accounts on the Scottish Charity Commission website