REQUEST FOR SUPPORT: to lead a pilot project aimed at supporting Maternity services to more effectively support women and families who have learning disabilities

The South regional Health Education England Intellectual Disabilities programme wishes to appoint a suitably skilled, experienced and qualified collaborative supplier to develop and lead a pilot project aimed at supporting Maternity services to more effectively support women and families who have learning disabilities. See details below or click here to download a copy The deadline … Continue reading REQUEST FOR SUPPORT: to lead a pilot project aimed at supporting Maternity services to more effectively support women and families who have learning disabilities

Reasonable adjustments workshop pilot report: OUT NOW

This Education was designed to raise doctors’ awareness of people with learning disabilities was supported by HEEKSS Intellectual Disabilities Workforce Development Programme. EKHUFT Clinical Education held 11 workshops relating to Reasonable Adjustments and the Mental Capacity Act and were facilitated by three local learning disability nurses and three people with learning disabilities. Although only 10% … Continue reading Reasonable adjustments workshop pilot report: OUT NOW

Greater London Learning Disability Community of Practice launch conference video: OUT NOW

https://vimeo.com/305731302 "We are a new Community of Practice launching in London to improve quality of life for people with learning disabilities. We want to bring together all those who are involved in supporting people with learning disabilities and/or autism, including people with lived experience, professionals, families and carers.Through the Community of Practice, people can share learning, … Continue reading Greater London Learning Disability Community of Practice launch conference video: OUT NOW

When will there be good news? | BLOG07

A few days ago I attended the launch of the Greater London Learning Disability Community of Practice. This Community has been set up with the support of our programme in response to London stakeholders (who can be anyone from a health & care provider to a person with lived experience) telling us that they want … Continue reading When will there be good news? | BLOG07