How unofficial social policy drives change
The budget and services for people with a learning disability
Five years on from Winterbourne View: five years of failure
Homes not Hospitals – this time, the outcome must be different
The recent publication of Homes not Hospitals, the latest attempt to solve the problem of people with learning disabilities getting stuck in assessment and treatment units (ATUs), seems to have some sensible ideas that could make a difference – but now they have to be made real. And experience tells us that is the really tricky bit.