Learning Disability Today
Supporting professionals working in learning disability and autism services

Learning Disability Week – My first… grey hair

Bob Pearce has worked for Mencap and supported people with a learning disability for many years. Here he shares stories of how people with a learning disability come to terms with the later stages of life. The surprising discovery of your first grey hair can get you reflecting on your life. There really is no getting away from it – we are all getting older. Part of coming to terms with that means accepting that we will have to say goodbye to the people closest to us one day – including our parents. All of us find the life-changing development


This content is restricted to members of Learning Disability Today. If you are an existing user, please log in. New users may register for free below.

Existing Users Log In
New User Registration
*Required field

This website uses cookies to improve your experience. We'll assume you're ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish. Accept Read More