JCHR report on the detention of young people who are autistic or have a learning disability during Covid-19.
Looking back and we are still waiting for care to be transformed.
Children and adults with a learning disability and/or autism remain in inpatient units during lockdown.
Mencap and the Challenging Behaviour Foundation call for urgent action and emergency investment in social care to stop more children and adults with a learning disability and/or autism being admitted into inpatient units during the Covid-19 pandemic.
CQC published its independent review into the regulation of Whorlton Hall between 2015 and 2019.
The report makes a series of recommendations aiming to promote sexual safety and expression in adult social care services.
Mencap and the Challenging Behaviour Foundation call for urgent Cross Government action and investment in social care to enable children and adults to get the right support in their community.
A legal challenge is launched against the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care over the repeated failure to move people with learning disabilities and autism into appropriate accommodation.
The review examined why a 2015 inspection report which rated the service as ‘requires improvement’ was not published.