Joan Griffiths

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I have lived in Craigentinny/Duddingston for over 37 years and have been an active member of my Community for all of that time. 

I am the Client Relations Officer for Midlothian Council’s Adults and Community Care, and the Chair of the Action Group, a voluntary organisation who work with children and adults who need additional support to live in the community and their families. I have been involved in the Action Group for over 30 years following the birth of my son who has a profound disability. In 2010 I received an MBE for my voluntary work with people with a learning disability across Scotland.  
I have been a Justice of the Peace for 20 years and an active member of my Church. I care deeply about my local community and it is an honour to serve the people of Craigentinny / Duddingston as our local Councillor. 
Contact Joan: 
joangriffiths@edinburghlabour.com