The 2022 Learning from Lives and Deaths (LeDeR) report, which looks at the deaths of people with a learning disability and autistic people and aims to improve health and care, has been published. We send our condolences to everyone who has lost a loved one.
The government has published the final report by Baroness Hollins on the Independent Care, Education and Treatment Reviews programme, which aimed to move people with a learning disability and autistic people out of long-term segregation, alongside its response to this report
Charities and organisations have written to the Prime Minister about the omission of the Draft Mental Health Bill from the King's Speech
The CBF, Mencap, NAS and VoiceAbility have handed in their joint petition asking the Government to pass the Mental Health Bill
The Care Quality Commission (CQC) have published their most recent State of Care report of health and social care in England.
Multiple organisations have written a joint letter to the leaders of the three main opposition parties in England about the need to support people with a learning disability, autistic people and their families
A new report from the Disabled Children’s Partnership and Pro Bono Economics, ‘Wasting Money, Wasting Potential’, sets out the money that is wasted by councils on forcing parents and carers of children with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND) to go to tribunal to get the right support
The CBF, Mencap, NAS and VoiceAbility are campaigning for Rishi Sunak and the Government to pass the Mental Health Bill