learning disability


Time for improved healthcare access

A lack in provision of care for people with a learning disability has brought attention to the need for healthcare reform. Emma Storr investigates.


Coming out lockdown with a disability

With lockdown restrictions easing it’s time to adapt. Three people share the challenges they face following the guidelines when living with a disability.













The smear factor: One woman’s fight to make smear tests accessible

Every year 1,200 people with a learning disability die unnecessarily from inappropriate healthcare. With less than a third of women with a learning disability attending a smear test, the impact is undoubtedly contributing to this number. We talk to one woman preparing for her first smear test.