ldtLearning Disability Today worked in association with Sheffield City Council to produce this annual regional exhibition and conference. The day of seminars and an exhibition was a great opportunity to share the region’s good practice and highlight what services exist to improve the lives of people with learning disabilities.

The event had the theme of 'A holistic approach to learning disabilities', click on any of the links below to view the presentations from the day:

UK Sports Association - Marcus Muir (My Sport, My Voice!)

Lost in Transition: How to increase opportunities and options for young people in transition- Diane Lightfoot (United Response)

Learning Disability and Dementia - Dr Karen Watchman (Alzheimer Scotland Senior Lecturer in Dementia)

  Improving access to Health Checks - Sheila Truran, Janet Tsiga and Julie Royle-Evatt (Leeds and Yorkshire NHS Trust)

  Employment for People with Learning Disabilities and/or Autism- Jodie Bradley (Speakup)

  Meaningful employment for people with learning disability - Olivia Butterwoth (NHS England)

Talking about advocacy- Speakup

 Community alternatives to paid support - Leo Vitoriano (KeyRing)