Learning disability news

Learning disability news

Ealing fifth highest in the country for blue badge fraud prosecutions

Published on Thursday, 20th December 2018

Ealing Council’s ongoing crackdown on the illegal use of disabled parking permits saw 61 offenders successfully prosecuted in the last financial year, the fifth highest number in the United Kingdom.

  • Centre opens its doors on dementia

    Published on Tuesday, 16th May 2017

    The Michael Flanders Resource Centre is hosting events across two days to raise awareness of dementia in Ealing.

  • Ealing – home of the ‘outstanding’

    Published on Thursday, 9th March 2017

    ‘Outstanding’ was the opinion of inspectors following a recent visit to Turnberry Court, a care home which provides care for vulnerable older people and those with a disability.

  • Public meeting on hospital downgrade plans

    Published on Tuesday, 24th January 2017

    The council is calling on residents to attend a public meeting to discuss NHS plans to downgrade Ealing and Charing Cross hospitals to ‘local’ hospital status.

  • Ealing Council looks for carers to share their lives

    Published on Friday, 14th October 2016

    Ealing Council is inviting people to find out more about becoming a shared lives carer by welcoming adults with learning disabilities into their homes.

  • People asked to share their lives

    Published on Thursday, 27th August 2015

    An important scheme that supports adults with learning disabilities within a family home is recruiting more carers.