People with learning disabilities are more likely to experience physical health problems than their non-disabled peers.
Campaigners call for urgent overhaul of eye test services for people with learning disabilities
People with learning disabilities a third less likely to be diagnosed with cancer or heart disease, research finds
New toolkit launched to help support the health and wellbeing of people with learning disabilities
Thousands of pupils in special schools missing out on eye tests, charity warns
Cognitive & speech disorder headset wins award at BETT Show
New resource about cervical screening for women with learning disabilities launched
The Estimated Prevalence of Visual Impairment among People with Learning Disabilities in the UK.
Eye test scheme can create new vision for people with learning disabilities
New team to give a voice to people with learning disabilities in the NHS
Reducing premature mortality in people with learning disabilities
Vitamin D deficiency leaves people with learning disabilities at higher risk of osteoporosis, study says
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Video: Kevin Martin on Potens - specialist support for adults with challenging needs
Kevin Martin, of Service Provider Potens, talks about the organisation, how they help people and the challenges they face. POTENS provides a range of specialist support for adults with complex and challenging needs - learning disabilities, mental health needs, autism including Asperger Syndrome, behaviour that challenges, independent living skills and Korsakoffs Syndrome (alcohol related brain injury) through registered supported & independent living, domiciliary care, residential care, respite and day opportunity services throughout England, North Wales and Northern Ireland.