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Keys to Life

The new implementation plan for the Keys to Life has been launched on 13th March 2019 by COSLA and Scottish Government.

Unlocking Futures for People with Learning Disabilities Implementation framework and priorities 2019-2021

14th May 2019

 

The registration for our third conference has now opened.  The one day event will take place in COSLA Conference Centre, Verity House, Edinburgh EH12 5BH

This event is always popular and places are limited, so follow the link below to make sure you secure a place!

The full programme will will be announced shortly.

Register here

 

Opportunity to take part in our research

Are you aged 60+ and a father of a son/daughter with learning disabilities? We want to hear about your experiences. Get in touch to take part in an exciting new project. Email k.dunn.1@research.gla.ac.uk to find out more.

Details of the project can be found here

Health Needs Assessment updated

An updated health needs assessment has been published today by NHS Health Scotland. The report updates the existing 2004 needs assessment and takes into account the growing research evidence base regarding the health of people with learning disabilities. It covers the health inequalities they may experience and the barriers to accessing health services appropriate to their needs.