May 26, 2022
Camphill School Aberdeen - Pioneering Project Nominee
Submitted by: Audrey Nicoll, Aberdeen South and North Kincardine, Scottish National Party.
Date lodged: Thursday, May 26, 2022
Supported by: Karen Adam, Jeremy Balfour, Miles Briggs, Siobhian Brown, Stephanie Callaghan, Maggie Chapman, Sharon Dowey, Jackie Dunbar, Annabelle Ewing, Pam Gosal, Emma Harper, Liam Kerr, Bill Kidd, Douglas Lumsden, Rona Mackay, Stuart McMillan, Marie McNair, Edward Mountain, Collette Stevenson, Paul Sweeney, David Torrance
That the Parliament congratulates Camphill School Aberdeen on its nomination for the Pioneering Project award for its pop-up vaccination centre at the upcoming SCVO Scottish Charity Awards, to be held at the Crowne Plaza in Glasgow on 15 June 2022; notes the success of the pop-up vaccination centre, which was delivered in partnership with NHS Grampian and was the first of its kind in Scotland for young people with learning disabilities, and it understands achieved a vaccination rate of 98%; further notes the positive impact that the wider activities of Camphill School Aberdeen have had for people aged up to 25 years who have learning disabilities; celebrates the achievements of the 40 voluntary organisations shortlisted for awards for their fantastic work across Scotland, and wishes Camphill School Aberdeen and all nominated voluntary organisations continued success in their vital work.