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Articles and publications

Here you will find articles and publications in relation to Supported Living from Paradigm and others. Please read, share and act!

Love, Fear and Victoria Sponge

Love, Fear and Victoria Sponge

A poweful article from a mother. The apparently little things REALLY do matter. Love, Fear and a Victoria Sponge ...
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A Family Survival Guide - Care and Assessment Reviews (CTRs)

A Family Survival Guide – Care and Assessment Reviews (CTRs)

A valuable guide developed for families by families. Thanks to Bring Us Together for making this happen! CTR-Survival-Guide-Aug-2017-1 copy ...
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Playing Your Part in Creating Positive Cultures

Playing Your Part in Creating Positive Cultures

Creating Positive Cultures was an initiative established by Paradigm, a UK based training and development agency working primarily with organisations that provide support for people with learning disabilities. This initiative ...
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Building the Right Support

Building the Right Support

The national plan to develop community services and close inpatient facilities for people with a learning disability and/or autism who display behaviour that challenges, including those with a mental health ...
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Registering the Right Support

Registering the Right Support

A good, practical report giving some clear guidance is relation to good support and what this looks like. Good to see CQC highlight the importance of Reach Support for LIVING ...
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Inclusive Leadership

Tips for Surviving (Nan Carle)

A set of thought starters to support our leadership skills and our conversations with people supported, families, teams and friends ...
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'Suit you, Sir?'  Challenging Behaviour in Learning Disability Services

‘Suit you, Sir?’ Challenging Behaviour in Learning Disability Services

'We learn to achieve things in certain ways in order to achieve things we feel we need to get or get away from…….' The reality for many is that we ...
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New plans from the Care Quality Commission (Oct 2014)

New plans from the Care Quality Commission (Oct 2014)

Too much "awful care" is happening in care homes in England, the chief inspector of adult social care at the Care Quality Commission (CQC) has told the BBC. The standard ...
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There is an alternative

There is an alternative

In this report you will read the stories of ten people with learning disabilities, each living happily in ordinary homes around the country. Every story is different, but a common ...
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Deprivation of Liberty in Supported Housing (LIN Viewpoint)

Deprivation of Liberty in Supported Housing (LIN Viewpoint)

This viewpoint is intended to stimulate consideration and debate on two separate, but related issues: With the new revised and more encompassing definition of: 1. “deprivation of liberty” issued in ...
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