Supporting young people from minority ethnic groups
This research project focused on the needs of young people with learning disabilities from Pakistani and Bangladeshi communities in Bradford.
Ethnicity and Equality
We have worked with local groups to help overcome barriers for BAME families.
Ethnicity and equality
'Minority Ethnic Community’ is an umbrella term that covers many groups of people. It groups together all people whether they are new to the UK or have lived here all their life, and whether they are first, second or third (etc) generation immigrants.
Personal plans must take into account a personsâ culture12 February 2015, Christine-Koulla Burke
Commissioners and practitioners need to be fully aware of the different aspects of culture and make sure these are included in all plans for people with learning disabilities.
Learning difficulties and ethnicity: updating a framework for action1 May 2012
The Foundation for People with Learning Disabilities was commissioned by the Department of Health and the Office of the National Learning Disability Director, Anne Williams and Scott Watkins (co-Directors until 31st March 2011) to update the Framework for Action which was first published in 2004.