UK Health and Learning Disability Network

The UK Health and Learning Disability Network is hosted by the Foundation for People with Learning Disabilities http://www.learningdisabilities.org.uk   The Foundation provides a range of development support and consultancy. For more information please see http://www.learningdisabilities.org.uk/our-work/   For queries relating to the UK Health and Learning Disability Network please e-mail Janet Cobb at jcobb@learningdisabilities.org.uk
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Hi everyone,

Please find attached this week’s bulletin from the National Family Carer Network, which includes the following:

Bulletin    http://www.ldhealthnetwork.org.uk/docs/wbjun.pdf

National
1.         DWP to launch Personal Independence Payment mobility consultation
2.         ‘Serious concerns’ over Atos PIP contract promises
3.         CQC: One in nine reluctant to speak out about poor care
4.         A Guide to Disabled Students’ Allowances (DSAs)
5.         Disabled People in the UK share their stories of leaving institutions
6.         Member of the Learning Disability Community Awarded MBE
7.         DH Adult Autism Review 2013 – How to get involved

London

8.         Free BME family carer workshop

South West
9.         Cornwall Council launches new facilities to support disabled people to access beaches in Bude

West Midlands
10.       Coventry Mencap – Free Know Your Rights event

Kind regards,

Rachel

Rachel Gibson
Administrator
National Family Carer Network

Office: 07747 460727
http://www.familycarers.org.uk/

Please note, my normal working days are Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday.

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