Survey Response: Impact of COVID-19 on Disabled People

As news about coronavirus (COVID-19) dominates the headlines and public concern is on the rise, Disability Equality Scotland wanted to explore
the impact on disabled people.

A survey was sent to our membership during the week beginning 23 March 2020 and ran for one week. In total, 204 respondents gave their views on a variety of questions, covering information, communication, medication and social isolation.

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Key Findings 

We have also produced a series of infographics which highlight some of the key findings and comments from the survey. 

Impact on Disabled People

Access to Information


Respondent Comments