We're very excited to have these inspirational sector leaders join us for the launch of our new Community of Practice: Hayley Goleniowska, award winning blogger, 'Downs Side Up' Noelle Blackman, CEO at Respond, a mental health charity caring for people with learning disabilities Paul Richards, Director for the charity Stay up Late and the creator … Continue reading Nov 7th: Greater London Learning Disability Community of Practice Launch!
STOMP – Count me in! Date: Tuesday 22 January 2019 Location: Birmingham Count me in! is a cross-sector conference for people who are challenging practices which result in over-medication of people with learning disabilities, autism or both. It will provide insights into what has been achieved so far through the STOMP campaign, provide opportunities for … Continue reading BOOK NOW: STOMP conference 22 Jan 2019 #WeSupportSTOMP
Dear all We have shared this note with national stakeholders following recent news that the NHS is investing more than £75m this year to improve community support for people with a learning disability, autism or both, to help hundreds more to stay living in their community and move out of hospital. Sorry if you have … Continue reading @NHSEngland announces extra funding to support people with a #learningdisability, #autism or both