Government Publications

People with learning disabilities: health checks audit tool.

A tool to assess the quality of annual health checks for people with learning disabilities.

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/people-with-learning-disabilities-health-checks-audit-tool

 

NHS Long Term Plan launched

The 10-year plan launched by NHS includes measures to prevent 150,000 heart attacks, strokes and dementia cases, and better access to mental health services for adults and children.

https://www.gov.uk/government/news/nhs-long-term-plan-launched

Apprenticeships: improving access for people with learning disabilities

Department for Work and Pensions, Department for Business, Innovation & Skills and Department for Education

2016

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/apprenticeships-improving-access-for-people-with-learning-disabilities

 

Valuing People: A New Strategy for Learning Disability for the Twenty-first Century

Department of Health (2001)

Available at

www.valuingpeople.gov.uk

 

National Service Framework for Mental Health

Department of Health (1999)

Available at

www.dh.gov.uk

 

Green Light: How good are your mental health services for people with learning disabilities?

Foundation for People with Learning Disabilities, Valuing People Support Team and National Institute for Mental Health in England (2004)

Available at  www.learningdisabilities.org.uk  and  www.valuingpeople.gov.uk

 

No health without mental health: a cross-government mental health outcomes strategy for people of all ages

Department of Health (2011)

Available at

www.dh.gov.uk

 

Effective Care Co-ordination in Mental Health Services: Modernising the Care Programme Approach

Department of Health (1999)

Available at

www.dh.gov.uk

 

Mental Health and Social Exclusion

Social Exclusion Unit (2004)

Available at

www.socialexclusionunit.gov.uk

 

Mental Capacity Act

Department of Constitutional Affairs (2005)

Available at

www.dca.gov.uk

 

Mental Health Act

Department of Health (1983)

Available at

www.dh.gov.uk

 

Mental Health Bill

Department of Health

Available at

www.dh.gov.uk