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Learning disabilities

Young man with carer in kitchen

The Government is committed to improving the life chances of people with a learning disability. The Department of Health worked with several other Government departments on the White Paper, Valuing people, which was published in 2001 and designed to improve support for people with learning disabilities and their families.

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Learning disability service framework (opens new window)

A comprehensive and enhanced service specification for PCT and practice based commissioners in 2007 to 2008.

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