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Settling in the community: a review of residents' progress since coming to Clach View, Maud

Author:
SEED Philip
Publisher:
University of Dundee. Department of Social Work
Publication year:
1991
Pagination:
41p.,tables.
Place of publication:
Dundee

Looks at the experiences of 5 adults with learning difficulties, 4 of whom were in residential care, in house in the community.

Book

Community care: services for people with a mental handicap and people with a mental illness; together with the proceedings of the Committee; 11th report. (Frank Field Chairman)

Author:
GREAT BRITAIN. Parliament. House of Commons. Social Services Committee
Publisher:
HMSO
Publication year:
1990
Pagination:
(664)
Place of publication:
London
Book

The person with mental handicap: preparation for an adult life in the community

Editors:
McCONKEY Roy, CONLIFFE Chris
Publisher:
St. Michael's House/Institute of Counselling and Personal Development
Publication year:
1989
Pagination:
184p., tables, bibliogs.
Place of publication:
Dublin

Reports on research findings from cross-border research in 1987 and 1988 into the needs of mentally handicapped people and the services provided to them through two markedly different service delivery systems.

Book

Ties and connections: an ordinary community life for people with learning difficulties

Author:
KINGS FUND CENTRE
Publisher:
King's Fund Centre
Publication year:
1989
Pagination:
56p., illus., bibliog.
Place of publication:
London

An exploration of the ways in which people with learning difficulties can develop their links with others in the community, with practical suggestions to ensure that this is implemented successfully.

Book

Care in the community : a report on a scheme provided by Mencap Homes Foundation in Liverpool

Authors:
GIBSON Maire J., TAYLOR A.W.
Publisher:
Great Britain. Department of Health. Social Services Inspectorate, North Western
Publication year:
1989
Pagination:
38p., + appendices.
Place of publication:
Manchester
Journal article

Breaking through mental handicap

Author:
MELVILLE J.
Journal article citation:
New Society, 8.1.88, 1987, pp.18-22.

Reports on some research projects which aim to make an impact on community care for mentally handicapped people.

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Stepping out : from hostel to independent living

Authors:
BOOTH Wendy, et al
Journal article citation:
Practice: Social Work in Action, 2(4), Winter 1988, pp.301-310.
Publisher:
Taylor and Francis

Life in the community as experienced by men and women who have moved out from mental handicap hostels, with views from their families and the staff who support them.

Book

Community care with mentally handicapped people

Author:
ROBINSON Hazel
Publisher:
University of East Anglia
Publication year:
1987
Pagination:
33p., bibliog.
Place of publication:
Norwich
Book

Homework: community living schemes for people with mental handicaps; a handbook and guide

Authors:
STOKES Paul, UNGRUH Katharina, REDMOND David
Publisher:
CUSS/Mencap in Wales
Publication year:
1987
Pagination:
72p., illus, bibliog.
Place of publication:
Cardiff
Book

Lifelines: an account of the life experiences of seven people with a mental handicap who used the NIMROD service

Editors:
HUMPHREYS Simone, EVANS Gerry, TODD Stuart
Publisher:
Kings Fund
Publication year:
1987
Pagination:
137p.
Place of publication:
London

(Uses a case-study approach to illustrate the experiences of seven users of the NIMROD service.

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