OUT NOW: Hearing the LOUD Voice

At Canterbury Christ Church University (CCCU), until a few years ago we were a little smug about the way in which we delivered teaching regarding learning disability (LD) in partnership with people with learning disabilities (PLD); it felt that we had moved on substantially from teaching “about” to teaching “with”, and the success of this … Continue reading OUT NOW: Hearing the LOUD Voice

CHECK OUT: The Rightfullives Exhibition HUMAN RIGHTS, LEARNING DISABILITY AND AUTISM A COMMUNITY OF PERSPECTIVES

What is Rightfullives.net? "Rightfullives.net reflects the struggle, the joy and the ideals of all the people who have made it happen. Most importantly it reflects the human spirit of the artists and contributors who have shared their work and often, more than a little of themselves. Whether it’s the stunning yet brutal poetry and painting … Continue reading CHECK OUT: The Rightfullives Exhibition HUMAN RIGHTS, LEARNING DISABILITY AND AUTISM A COMMUNITY OF PERSPECTIVES

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

The rise of the ambassador: What have we done……..? | BLOG06

We only write one blog a month to update you on what the programme has been up to, and every time we want to share amazing news we find yet another story is broadcast that brings into focus the stark reality of care and support for people with an intellectual disability and or autism in … Continue reading The rise of the ambassador: What have we done……..? | BLOG06