We aim to influence, improve or change policy and law that affect the lives of people with learning disabilities and their families.
We also aim to influence, improve or change policy and law that affect services that provide support, care and treatment.
We do this by presenting the policy implications from our research and development projects and our consultancy to national and local government and other important organisations. This includes:
- Having direct discussions with national and local government
- Public affairs work
- Campaigning work to influence and inform the media and general public
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06 January 2011
Response to the Big Society Consultation
This paper is a joint response from the Mental Health Foundation and the Foundation for People with Learning Disabilities to the potential impact of the Big Society.