Learning Disability England was founded in 2015.It is a registered charity. Watch the video to listen to Gary Bourlet, now Membership and Engagement Lead, as he helped to set up Learning Disability England. For a long time people with learning disabilities have not been seen or treated as equals in society. Self-advocate Gary Bourlet tried […]
A wide range of organisations from across the country are members of Learning Disability England. These include self-advocacy organisations, family organisations and paid supporters such as service providers, commissioners, universities, development agencies. To find out more about each member organisation, please click on the links below. Access All Areas Ace Anglia Achieve Together ACS Construction ADS […]
Before Learning Disability England was created, there was Housing & Support Alliance (H&SA). H&SA published lots of information and resources on the issues that affect people with learning disabilities, their families and organisations. Please note: these pages are an archive and no longer updated. If you would like access to these resources, please contact us […]
A searchable list of archived pages. In this section Archive Library Self-Advocacy and families supporting each other: Recordings Other Webinar and Workshop Recordings Housing & Support Alliance Archive
This is what Learning Disability England thinks about the Queen’s Speech (21st June 2017).
In August, the National Autistic Society had a CQC report of the service, Mendip House published in the media that said the service was unsatisfactory. Some of our family members asked us what we were going to do about this.
Learning Disability England brings together people with learning disabilities, families, friends and professionals from all over the country. Click below to find out more about the people who make Learning Disability England:
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. This post was first published on the Housing & Support Alliance blog.
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.