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Carer assisting woman in wheelchair

An introduction to the Department of Health’s policy related to disabled people.

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Phil Hope visit to Essex Coalition of Disabled People headquarters (opens new window)

Care Services Minister Phil Hope MP went to Chelmsford, Essex to find out more about the Putting People First programme.

Learning Disability

Some people with a physical disability may also have a learning disability. The Department is taking forward a number of pieces of work that reflect the programme of work set out in the White Paper Valuing People.

Single Equality Scheme

Scheme that sets out how DH intends to meet its duties under the Race Relations Amendment Act 2000, the Disability Discrimination Act 2005 and the Sex Discrimination Act.

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