Press Releases

Call for views to help shape apprenticeship standards with specialism in supporting people with learning disabilities and/or autism

4th November 2019

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The detention of young people with learning disabilities and/or autism – VODG welcomes the recommendations of Joint Committee on Human Rights report

1st November 2019

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Changing the social care story – VODG welcomes new Social Care Future report

31st October 2019

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Improving experiences and outcomes from health and social care must be an urgent priority – VODG responds to CQC annual State of Care report

15th October 2019

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Social care providers encouraged to unite to tackle health inequalities in learning disability services

11th September 2019

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Chancellor’s funding commitments represent no more than a small step – VODG responds to spending review commitments

4th September 2019

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Food and drink advice aims to tackle health inequality for disabled people

13th August 2019

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“Important spotlight” shines on the untapped potential of assistive technology in social care

15th July 2019

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“We need government leaders and ministers to take action” – VODG responds to adult social care budget survey

26th June 2019

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Social care sector urges Government to order regulator to downgrade quality rating of inpatient units following Whorlton Hall abuse scandal

12th June 2019

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The failing commissioning of secure inpatient provision is a national scandal that must be brought to a halt

22nd May 2019

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With the right support everyone can live a good life – VODG response to Care Quality Commission review

21st May 2019

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