Publish date: 12th May 2020
This campaign aims to keep the scandal of people with Learning Disabilities and Autism still being locked up in secure mental health units firmly on the political agenda and, with more than 2,000 individuals currently housed in such facilities, it's clearly much needed. You can find out more about the campaign, including five days of action from May 18th - 22nd, right here.
Remember that Learning Disability England has a range of FREE resources online to help keep you safe, busy and informed during 'lockdown'.
#Right2Home is a new campaign that coincides with the first anniversary of BBC's Panorama programme which uncovered the horrific abuse taking place at Whorlton Hall.
Building on their existing Emergency Planning resources Together Matters have developed new versions - one for families and one for support organisations - that are more specific to the current Coronavirus situation.