This week saw the publication of a piece of research by Elaine James and the Adult PSW Network Co-Chairs Rob Mitchell and Mark Harvey. The research paper titled ‘An inquiry by Social Workers into evening routines in community living settings for adults with Learning Disabilities’ looks at the life when living your life in care settings. This researched involved the collective efforts of overs 70 social workers wanting to understand the reality of the of choice and real lives.
Paul Richards ( @Heavy_Load ) of Stay up Late and Gig Buddies fame agreed to write a blog for APSW challenging some of the concepts that lead to such arrangements and suggesting what we need to do.
You can read the blog here: