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Book

A report on the Action on Disability Survey conducted in Milton Keynes

Author:
HIBBERD Andrew
Publisher:
Outset
Publication year:
1985
Pagination:
48p., diags, illus, tables.
Place of publication:
London
Journal article

Getting the better of hate

Author:
SIMS Jean
Journal article citation:
Care and Health Magazine, 20.4.04, 2004, pp.20-21.
Publisher:
Care and Health

Looks at the findings from a survey of disabled people in Scotland which found that almost half of disabled people surveyed had experienced hate crime. The research, commissioned by Capability Scotland and the Disability Rights Commission (DRC) surveyed 160 disabled people and their carers, and spoke to two focus groups. Reports on Scotland's proposals to tackle the problem, and looks at current legislation in England and Wales.

Journal article

Is disability pension related to quality of life?

Authors:
EDEN L, et al
Journal article citation:
Scandinavian Journal of Social Welfare, 7(4), October 1998, pp.300-309.
Publisher:
Munksgaard/ Blackwell

The aim of this study was to investigate the quality of life among early retired pensioners granted a disability pension de to musculoskeletal disorders in Sweden.

Book

Survey of elderly and disabled members of Lancashire's ethnic minority communities; report no.1

Authors:
BARROW Steve, MALLATRATT Mary
Publisher:
Lancashire. Social Services Department
Publication year:
1992
Pagination:
100p.,tables.
Place of publication:
Preston

Survey carried out to discover how members of the ethnic minority communities viewed existing services and to identify any changes which would be needed to make the service more relevant to cultural and religious needs.

Book

Survey of people with a disability in Hampshire: updating the disabled register

Author:
ROBISON Judy
Publisher:
Hampshire. Social Services Department
Publication year:
1990
Pagination:
29p.,tables.
Place of publication:
Winchester
Book

Survey of people with a disability in Hampshire: an investigation of the circumstances and needs of a sample of people known to the social services department

Author:
ROBISON Judy
Publisher:
Hampshire. Social Services Department
Publication year:
1990
Pagination:
50p.,tables.
Place of publication:
Winchester
Journal article

From distress to success

Authors:
BADGER F., et al
Journal article citation:
Health Service Journal, 6.4.89, 1989, pp.422-423.
Publisher:
Emap Healthcare

Reports on a study identifying factors which ensure that disabled people receive appropriate services.

Book

OPCS Surveys of disability in Great Britain. Report 3: The prevalence of disability among children

Author:
GREAT BRITAIN. Office of Population Censuses and Surveys. Social Survey Division
Publisher:
HMSO
Publication year:
1989
Pagination:
76p., tables, diags.
Place of publication:
London

Report presents estimates of the prevalence of disability amongst children in Great Britain related to severity of handicap.

Journal article

Disability counts

Author:
LUNN T.
Journal article citation:
Community Care, 15.9.88, 1988, pp.16-18.
Publisher:
Reed Business Information

Previews the forthcoming results from the OPCS surveys of disability, and looks at their implications for services and for social security benefits.

Book

Disabled people: their needs and priorities

Author:
SILBURN Richard
Publisher:
University of Nottingham. Department of Social Policy and Administration. Benefi
Publication year:
1988
Pagination:
109p., tables.
Place of publication:
Nottingham

Reports on a survey of disabled adults in Derbyshire, their need for aids, services, counselling, information and access.

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