REQUEST FOR SUPPORT: to help the audiology workforce offer even better care and support to people with a learning disabilities and autistic people

The South regional Health Education England (HEE) Intellectual Disabilities programme wishes to appoint a suitably skilled, experienced and qualified collaborative supplier to lead on a project aimed at identifying workforce challenges faced by the audiology workforce in the identification of potential hearing loss for people with learning disabilities and autistic people across the life span. … Continue reading REQUEST FOR SUPPORT: to help the audiology workforce offer even better care and support to people with a learning disabilities and autistic people

CAN YOU HELP the NDTi with a project to making sure people who work in NHS trusts have the training they need to support people with learning disabilities

The South Regional Health Education England Intellectual Disabilities programme has commissioned the National Development Team for Inclusion (NDTi) to find and share best practice in training people who work in NHS Trusts to support people with learning disabilities. We have developed two short online surveys. One is to be completed by a member of the … Continue reading CAN YOU HELP the NDTi with a project to making sure people who work in NHS trusts have the training they need to support people with learning disabilities

OUT NOW: ‘Right to be heard’: The Government’s response to the consultation on learning disability and autism training for health and care staff

This is the Government response to the consultation on proposals for introducing mandatory learning disability and autism training for health and social care staff in England. The Government received 5,155 responses to the consultation. Consulting on proposals for mandatory learning disability and autism training was one of the commitments made in the Government’s response to … Continue reading OUT NOW: ‘Right to be heard’: The Government’s response to the consultation on learning disability and autism training for health and care staff

Core Capabilities Framework for Supporting People with a Learning Disability has been UPDATED

This is an update of the original ‘Learning Disabilities Core Skills Education and Training Framework’ previously published in 2016. This updated framework was jointly commissioned by Health Education England and NHS England (Learning Disability Programme). Project delivery was led by Skills for Health. The framework review and development was guided by a steering group representing … Continue reading Core Capabilities Framework for Supporting People with a Learning Disability has been UPDATED

From UNKNOWN to TOP 100 in only one decade. What will be ………..next?|BLOG14

Have you heard the newest member of the South Intellectual Disability workforce programme here at Health Education England has only gone got him self recognised by the Shaw Trust as: "One of the UK's top 100 influencers with disability in 2019" You may have spotted earlier this month Health Education England where really excited to … Continue reading From UNKNOWN to TOP 100 in only one decade. What will be ………..next?|BLOG14