Jan Walmsley writes about why academics want to support Learning Disability England and how they can help people with learning disabilities and families change things for the better.
Housing & Support Alliance is working with the self-advocacy group People First England to create a new membership organisation, Learning Disability England.
Here are some thoughts about our meeting on 13th October 2015. We came together with self-advocates, family members and organisations to discuss forming a new learning disability membership organisation.
Gary Bourlet of People First England has written a blog for the Papworth Trust on how he got involved in politics in the run up to the General Election.
Back in 2015, Gary Bourlet attended the launch of the LDA, which has now ended. He spoke about the barriers people with learning disabilities face in finding work.