Welcome to Equal Futures 

– Social inclusion for people with learning disabilities and autism.

Who we are

Equal Futures was set up by a group of parents with a family member with a learning disability. We build social networks of people who offer support and friendship.

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How can we help you

When you feel lonely and want to make new friends.

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Join us

Do you believe that everyone wants friendship? Join us to support others to be less lonely. You really can change a person’s life by committing only a few hours a month.

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Coronavirus Update

Please note – due to the current lockdown, some of our work is on hold. However, we can still provide telephone and video support, and our website has a number of other resources available.

Join us

Want to be a part of it? We have opportunities in Edinburgh & Midlothian, Glasgow East and Ayrshire.

Find out more about the 6 steps to creating a good life for people with disabilities.

Click here to download our book.

Chapters include Nurturing Friendship, Creating a home and Achieving financial security. There are worksheets to help you and your family member think about what matters to you. Stories from our families share what they did to have a better quality of life.

“She came to me and we both started crying with happiness when she said, ‘I had no idea I have friends like these.” – A Parent