Publish date: 22nd December 2014
With the recent publication of the Winterbourne View Time For Change report home ownership for people with disabilities has never been more relevant. Some forward thinking Local Authorities are now beginning to actively invest in the HOLD model and we believe that 2015 could see some major leaps forward in opening up home ownership for more buyers than ever before. For us and the people we are here to help that would perhaps be the best Christmas present of all...
Right2Home would like you to write to your MP to call for more to be done to move people with Learning Disabilities and Autism out of mental health hospitals and back into their community.
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.