Care in the News

CQC report highlights "vital lessons" to be learned following Castlebeck’s failings

Alison Giraud-Saunders, Co-Director of the Foundation for People with Learning Disabilities, comments on the Care Quality Commission’s report on Castlebeck’s operational services, released today at midday.

[Foundation for People with Learning Disabilities] 28-07-2011


86 Learning Disability organisations demand action from the Prime Minister

86 leading organisations in the learning disability field have written to the Prime Minister calling for a programme of action in response to the abuse of people with learning disabilities in a private hospital in Bristol that was identified by Panorama.

[Foundation for People with Learning Disabilities] 22-06-2011


Response to Philip Davies MP's comments on employment rights for people with learning disabilities

Molly Mattingly, Assistant Director of the Foundation for People with Learning Disabilities, responds to Philip Davies MP’s comment that people with disabilities should be allowed to work for less than the minimum wage.

[Foundation for People with Learning Disabilities] 17-06-2011


New Guidance Issued to Help People with Autism into Long-Term Employment

New Guidance Issued to Help People with Autism into Long-Term EmploymentNew Guidance Issued to Help People with Autism into Long-Term Employment

[Foundation for People with Learning Disabilities] 09-06-2011


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