Annual Review 20111 January 2012
Our Annual Review 2010/11 takes a look at the projects and achievements of the Mental Health Foundation and Foundation for People with Learning Disabilities in delivering practical solutions to improving services and making a difference to people’s lives.
Antenatal screening: informed choice and parental consent briefing paper1 November 2011
A briefing paper discussing a study to identify how prospective parents could be better supported to make informed decisions about antenatal screening of the fetus.
The study consisted of four focus groups with prospective parents and four focus groups with professionals involved in antenatal screening in different regions of England.
Antenatal screening: informed choice and parental consent report1 November 2011
A report into a study to identify how prospective parents could be better supported to make informed decisions about antenatal screening of the fetus. The study consisted of four focus groups with prospective parents and four foucs groups with professionals involved in antenatal screening in different regions of England.
Autism, aspergers, employment and mental health1 August 2011
A leaflet designed to help human resource departments understand Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and the impact of mental health on individuals with ASD in the workplace.
People with Asperger Syndrome and employment1 August 2011
The findings of a small project in which four adults with Asperger Syndrome were supported at work. During the project a mental health occupational therapy specialist and an employment consultant jointly ran seesions with each participant to identify areas of difficulty that cause anxiety.
Learning for leadership flyer1 August 2011
An information leaflet about the Learning for Leadership programme. The core themes of the leadership programme are based on the social model of disability and supports the values of inclusion, equality and social justice.
An Ordinary Life1 August 2011
An information leaflet about the An Ordinary Life project, a new three year project run by the Foundation for People with Learning Disabilities that aims to imrpove the quality of life and care for children dependant on medical technology.
Equalities scoping study1 July 2011
Alongside ‘Valuing People Now’ was a report called an ‘Equality Impact Assessment’. This looked at the experiences of different groups and it stated that things were still not fair for everyone.
Personal planning book1 June 2011
This book is to help people with learning disabilities to create a detailed personal plan.
My Kind Of A Future1 June 2011
A workbook to help young people with learning disabilities prepare for the future.