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A History (and Future) of Learning Disabilities in the UK

By Disability Awareness

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Thursday, 20 June 2024 10:00 - 12:00


Oriel Davies Gallery

Oriel Davies Gallery, The Park, Newtown, Powys, SY16 2NZ

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Adult £10.00, Child £0.00, Other £0.00

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A look back on the rich history of learning disabilities in the United Kingdom. This presentation will take you on the journey through the evolution of understanding, support and advocacy for people with learning disabilities, from a historical context up to contemporary times. Looking at the challenges faced, the progress made- and the pathways ahead towards a vision for advanced inclusivity, empowerment and self-determination.

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