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Book

Beyond samosas and reggae: guidelines for developing services for black disabled people

Author:
BEGUM Nasa
Publisher:
King's Fund
Publication year:
1995
Pagination:
44p.,bibliog.
Place of publication:
London

Provides a practical guide to addressing race and disability issues for statutory and voluntary organisations. Identifies principles of good practice and shows how to implement them using real life examples from field and case histories.

Book

Something to be proud of: the lives of Asian Disabled people and carers in Waltham Forest

Author:
BEGUM Nasa
Publisher:
Waltham Forest. Social Services Department
Publication year:
1992
Pagination:
193p.,tables,diags.,bibliog.
Place of publication:
London

Research study drawing on the experiences of Asian disabled people and their carers in Waltham Forest that looks at needs, existing service provision, and employment opportunities. Draws conclusions and presents an action plan for improvements to all aspects of services.

Book

Burden of gratitude: women with disabilities receiving personal care

Author:
BEGUM Nasa
Publisher:
University of Warwick. Department of Applied Social Studies/Social Care Associat
Publication year:
1990
Pagination:
97p.,bibliog.
Place of publication:
Coventry

Describes the views of women with disabilities about how the need for personal care affects their daily lives.

Book

Improving disability services: the way forward for health and social services

Authors:
BEGUM Nasa, FLETCHER Sheila
Publisher:
King's Fund
Publication year:
1995
Pagination:
32p.,bibliog.
Place of publication:
London

Quick guide to improving services for disabled people. Aimed at senior managers in health and social services who may have overall responsibility for services for disabled adults, yet not have a detailed involvement at an operational level. Issues looked at include: information; access; advocacy; assessment; accommodation; aids and adaptations; day care; independence; health care; and user involvement. Also looks at legislation and guidance.

Book

Reflections: views of black disabled people on their lives and community care

Editors:
BEGUM Nasa, HILL Mildrette, STEVENS Andy
Publisher:
Central Council for Education and Training in Social Work
Publication year:
1994
Pagination:
200p.
Place of publication:
London

Papers designed to provide a knowledge base of issues pertinent to black disabled people. These include: constructing a history of black disabled people in Britain; the disability movement and the black disability movement; professional social work training and black disabled students; Eurocentrism, ethnocentrism and social work concepts; education and social services provision for black disabled children; the impact of community care policies; black voluntary organisations; meeting the needs of people with sickle cell anaemia; and provision of housing for Asian disabled people.

Journal article

Doubly disabled

Author:
BEGUM Nasa
Journal article citation:
Community Care, 24.9.92, 1992, pp.iii-iv.
Publisher:
Reed Business Information

Black disabled people are usually considered in the context of the white community. Says that with care plans underway it is time for their needs to be understood and catered for.

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