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Manor Community is carrying out research in association with Health Education England to create a career guidance framework for anyone to specialise in working

The Care Forum is currently working on a project with NHS England (NHSE) and NHS Improvement (NHSI) over the next six weeks to find

South Gloucestershire Council want to work with you around increasing the employment of people with Learning Difficulties (LD). People with learning difficulties are employed less in

South Gloucestershire Council want to find out how to improve the paid employment opportunities for people with learning difficulties in the area. Please help

The NHS has today announced that an additional £5 million will fund reviews to improve care for people with a learning disability and committed to renewed

South Gloucestershire Learning Difficulties Partnership Board (LDPB) are inviting projects/groups to apply for Learning Difficulties Development Fund funding for the year 2018-2019. This funding

The audit tool consists of 6 questions and is designed to support practices, primary care liaison staff, health facilitators to improve the uptake and

Guidance – People with learning disabilities: making reasonable adjustments The guidance explain why reasonable adjustments must be made to health services and what adjustments

Case Study

Jim was befriended by a person who began ‘borrowing’ money on a weekly basis claiming to have a sick child. Jim’s case was recognised as a disability hate crime when he attended a Brandon Trust workshop; subsequent actions led to a prosecution. Jim revealed that he had previously told his support agency but after receiving a dismissive response, felt unable to mention it again.

This nationally–accredited training is designed to improve the skills and confidence of those who support disabled people to be more active, and is a