SPAEN is a membership organisation and its members are all people who have made the transition from having their care needs organised by the state to taking over the management and control of their own assistance.
SPAEN hosts a unique body of lived experience, information, and knowledge of personal assistant employment, which cannot be found within any other Scotland-wide public or voluntary organisation. Its values as a user-led organisation place a great deal of emphasis on peer support. We believe that best practice in the employment of personal assistants can be best spread by people who have real life experience
The page was last updated on 18 August 2017