Mencap launches online TV channel amid increased reports of 'lockdown' loneliness
A round-up of changes that will impact learning disability and/or autism support during the Coronavirus pandemic
New NHS taskforce and grant-funded initiative to improve inpatient experience for autistic children/teenagers
NHS chief Simon Stevens has announced that a new taskforce will be set up to improve current specialist children and young people’s inpatient mental health, autism and learning disability services in England. News of the new taskforce is not the only initiative announced this past week to improve the experience of autistic children/teenagers in inpatient settings.