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Learning disability support

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For people with learning disabilities and mental health problems

These organisations offer support for people with learning disabilities and mental health problems. 

Useful contacts

Estia Centre

estiacentre.org
A training, research and development resource for those who support adults with learning disabilities and additional mental health needs.

Foundation for People with Learning Disabilities (FPLD)

learningdisabilities.org.uk
Part of the Mental Health Foundation, the Foundation for People with Learning Disabilities works to promote the rights, quality of life and opportunities of people with learning disabilities and their families, by working with people with learning disabilities, their families and the people who support them. The FPLD is the leading UK charity researching learning disabilities issues.

The Judith Trust

judithtrust.org.uk
The Judith Trust supports multidisciplinary, preventive and innovative approaches to help those with learning disabilities and mental health problems and to improve their quality of life.

Turning Point

turning-point.co.uk
Turning Point is a social care organisation, working in the areas of substance misuse, mental health and learning disability.

United Response

unitedresponse.org.uk
A national charity that supports people with learning disabilities, mental health needs and physical disabilities to take control of their lives.

This information was published in November 2016.

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