Learning Disability Week 2019 will take place from 17 to 23 June and the theme will be sport and inclusion. A survey from Mencap found that 49% of people with learning disabilities wanted to spend more time outside. The survey also found 18% … Continue reading Learning Disability Week 2019
Today you saw me park my car in a disabled bay and walk over to catch my train to work. Today you shouted and swore at me through your own car window. Today you didn't understand that not all disabilities are visible. Today you didn’t see … Continue reading Think piece #2: hidden disabilities
The Petitions Committee has recently published its report "Online abuse and the experience of disabled people", revealing the extreme level of abuse that disabled people receive online. You can read the easy-read version of the report by … Continue reading Online abuse and the experience of disabled people
Please note that these are the thoughts and views of an individual working in Suffolk, and don't necessarily convey the thoughts or views of the Suffolk Learning Disability Partnership as a whole. Names and identifying details have been changed / … Continue reading Think Piece: 1. What does good inclusion look like?