The Great Supported Living Mystery

Over the past few months there has been some discussion and an under the radar focus on supported living and what it all means. The coming of the Care Act (and its market position statements), the Green Paper “No rights ignored, No voice unheard” and the general clamber to develop supported living throughout the land…

Another 10 myths & truths about people (who may also have a learning disability)

Its been two months since my blog 10 myths about people (who may also have a learning disability) and it has taken me aback about how much debate and response it generated. What started as a cathartic process for me in a little mini blog seems to have hit a chord for a number of…

Where were all the Social Workers?

Over the past 9 months I have entered the world of blogging, or probably rambling in my case, and have covered a few subjects. One area I have often thought about commenting on but avoided is, winterbourne, post winterbourne, WJIP, Concordats, hospital abuse, the answers and Bubb. My avoidance has been prompted by the many…