Networks & Forums

We connect thousands of professionals, people who need support and their families to drive real change to people lives.

We bring more than 3,000 members together to advance knowledge, practice, policy, culture and attitudes. Membership of our networks is free and open to anyone who has relevant personal or professional experience and shares our vision and beliefs.

By joining our networks you will receive:

  • Up-to-date information via email and e-bulletins

  • Opportunities to connect with and learn from others across Scotland

  • Invitations to training, meetings, conferences and workshops

  • Opportunities to influence and inform changes to policy and practice

We would love to hear from you if you would like to join any of our networks:

National Involvement Network

Join the National Involvement Network, bringing
more than 320 people who need support together to learn from each other and live the lives they choose.

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Local Involvement Networks

Join a Local Involvement Network, bringing more than 350 people
who need support together in 7 local areas.

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Scottish Transitions Forum

Join more than 1,000 members of Scottish Transitions Forum
who are improving the experiences of children and young people who are making the transition to young adult life.

Join network where parents and carers of young people with additional support needs going through transition find their voice.

Learn from the Divergent Influencers who are challenging perceptions leading the way for other young people who need support across Scotland

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Provider Forums

Join more than 750 members of our local Provider Forums for organisations that provide or plan social care support in 9 local authority areas.

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Provider Forum meeting in Aberdeen


Join more than 350 members of the SOLD network who are improving support for people with communication difficulties in the criminal justice system

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Join us

Membership of our networks and forums is free and available to anyone who shares our aims and can help deliver them. This includes professionals from voluntary, statutory and independent sectors, people who receive support, carers, elected members, Scottish Government, Parliament and academics.

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