Communication for person centred planning1 January 2005
This information pack was designed to help staff, self advocates, families and friends to make communication better. The aim is to help people who are working in a person centred way, to better understand the communication styles of self advocates.
Developing Connexions1 July 2004
This report presents the findings of a project evaluating the support offered by the new Connexions Service to young people with learning difficulties, physical and visual impairments, deaf people, autistic spectrum disorder or those experiencing mental health problems.
Green light for mental health1 June 2004
Green Light is a framework and self audit toolkit for improving mental health support services for people with learning disabilities. It provides a picture of what services should be aiming to achieve, including quality outcomes, and a self assessment checklist.
No box to tick1 June 2004
A booklet for carers on meeting the spiritual needs and religious beliefs of people with learning disabilities.
What about faith? Briefing1 May 2004
Religious expression is a fundamental human right and can have important health and lifestyle benefits. Services for people with learning disabilities should meet the religious needs of people with religious interests.
Why are we here? Accessible summary1 May 2004
An easy to read summary of the Why are we here? report on meeting the spiritual needs of people with learning disabilities.
Religious expression: A fundamental human right1 April 2004
This report describes a two-year action research project funded by the Foundation for People with Learning Disabilities. The aim of this project was to work with services to meet the religious needs of adults with learning disabilities, and to discover what worked particularly well.
Why are we here? Update1 April 2004
Current research makes it clear that spirituality is a significant dimension of human experience within which people seek to find such things as meaning, purpose, value and hope. For some people it embraces a search for God.
What is important to you?1 April 2004
This booklet contains information about the things that people with learning disabilities say are important to them. We hope that it will help you to think about what is important in your life and to help you to tell others what you need.
Learning with families: a training resource1 September 2003
The Foundation for People with Learning Disabilities has developed a training resource with a difference - family carers, who are also encouraged to deliver the training alongside professionals, developed the contents to train staff working in learning disability services.