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150,000 people with learning disabilities to be prioritised for vaccine
The joint committee on vaccination has advised the government that everyone on the GP learning disability register should be prioritised for Covid vaccine. The BBC has confirmed that this means 150,000 people with severe disabilities at a higher risk will be offered a jab more quickly in England. However, those with mild learning disabilities should […]
Covid-19: response and guidance
In response to the impact the Coronavirus pandemic is having on our service-users and the wider community, we have compiled the following relevant information and useful links which will be updated on a regular basis.
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We provide a range of information, advice and support services relating to all aspects of disability. Our quality advice and support is free, confidential and impartial. We also work to support healthcare professionals and carers.
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