Supporting older families of people with learning disabilities briefing1 March 2005
This is a briefing on the Foundation's Older Family Carers Initiative. The three-year initiative has come up with a clear set of policy messages to help health and social care providers to meet the needs of older family carers and their relative with a learning disability.
Supporting older families: making a real difference1 March 2005
This pack highlights good practice both in planning for the future and in considering the big and small things that can make a difference for families in the present.
Good practice guidelines in supporting older family carers of people with learning disabilities1 January 2003
The Older Family Carers Initiative has produced these guidelines to provide useful good practice information and ideas for supporting older family carers. They are intended as a tool to help Learning Disability Partnership Boards, commissioners and frontline workers reflect on the way that older family carers are supported in their area.