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Here we will share all the useful articles and other resources with you that we think are supporting our commitment to action. Please feel free to download, share, and use them for your own action.

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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A wish, a growl and a Gr8 Support Movement

A wish, a growl and a Gr8 Support Movement

Thanks to Jo Clare for this wonderful blog detailing the story leading to the Gr8 Support Movement A wish, a growl and a Gr8 Support Movement ...
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Healing Integrity Gaps

Healing Integrity Gaps

When they need publicly commissioned assistance, people with learning disabilities have to enact their freedom under more constraints than other citizens do. Many laws and policies have not caught up ...
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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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What do we know about Direct Payment PAs?

What do we know about Direct Payment PAs?

Skills for Care have produced an interesting report on the Pa workforce which shows much lower sickness absence, turnover and higher pay than the independent sector – though LA pay ...
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Individual Service Design

An Ordinary Life. The Way Forward

A paper, from Sally Warren and Jo Giles setting out the background to the ‘Ensuring an Ordinary Life for All’ Network. The progress to date and the way forward. An ...
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Person Centred Risk Assessment

Person Centred Risk Assessment

This process is designed to be used as a complementary element to Essential Lifestyle Planning and to Individual Service Design. Each concern/risk/issue should be dealt with separately. It is not a quick ...
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