Learning Disabilities

Learning Disability

After completing the workbook, you might be interested in these sites and information to further your knowledge

Health
The EasyHealth website has guides for professionals in treating people with a learning disability. It also includes easy read information that health and social care professionals can use to help explain health issues and treatments to people with a learning disability.
British Institute for Learning Disabilities Fact sheets:

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London: Department of Health
Department of Health (2009). Valuing People Now. A three year strategy for people with learning disabilities – making it happen for everyone.

Helen Sanderson Associates: Particularly useful for person centred working information

Autism:
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National Autistic Society