The Learning Disability and Autism Leaders’ List 2018 is the UK’s first national listing of people with learning disabilities and/or autism who are helping make things better for themselves and others.
The winning stories will make the Leaders’ List and will help change society faster, and make things better for everyone.
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The new secretary of state revealed plans for a consultation exercise on workforce issues and announced half a billion cash injection to improve technology systems.
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The Government has today announced new measures which it says “will improve accessibility across all types of travel for those with both visible and less visible disabilities.”
This is part of the Department for Transport’s (DfT) Inclusive Transport Strategy. These measures will include a £2 million passenger awareness campaign and an accreditation scheme for transport operators.
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Learning Disability England’s Rep Body Co Chairs have written to the Minister telling her about the worry, frustration and anger lots of people feel that there is more delay in acting on the recommendations from LeDer that can help people live good lives that do not end earlier than they should.
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This online tool will help your organisation to audit it’s engagement with Inclusion Health groups. These are the groups identified as experiencing the worst health inequalities in the UK.
The tool consists of five sections and takes around 15 minutes to complete. Once you have completed the audit tool, you will be provided with a unique and tailored guide which will help your organisation to embed action on tackling health inequalities into its everyday activities.