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Children with learning disabilities lack information and support

BMJ 1997; 314 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.314.7086.993d (Published 05 April 1997) Cite this as: BMJ 1997;314:993
  1. Jacqui Wisea
  1. BMJ

    Many parents of children with learning disabilities are not getting enough information and support, according to the mental health charity Mencap.

    Mencap's report Left in the Dark calls for families of people with learning disabilities to be offered a dedicated adviser to offer support, empathy, and information. It says that such a service should be supported by statutory …

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