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Characteristics of the most expensive residential placements for adults with learning disabilities in South East England: a follow-up survey.

Deveau, Roy, McGill, Peter, Poynter, Jo (2015) Characteristics of the most expensive residential placements for adults with learning disabilities in South East England: a follow-up survey. Tizard Learning Disability Review, 20 (2). pp. 97-102. ISSN 1359-5474. (doi:10.1108/TLDR-01-2015-0003) (The full text of this publication is not currently available from this repository. You may be able to access a copy if URLs are provided) (KAR id:48702)

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Abstract

Purpose

– Lead commissioners for NHS and Local Authority teams in the South-East of England were asked to provide information on the five highest cost placements that they currently commissioned.

Findings

– Significant resources are used to support relatively few individuals. These individuals’ needs and characteristics suggest areas for research and practice development.

Item Type: Article
DOI/Identification number: 10.1108/TLDR-01-2015-0003
Uncontrolled keywords: Adult social care, Intellectual disability, Learning disability, High-cost placement, Out-of-area placement, Residential placement
Subjects: H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
Divisions: Divisions > Division for the Study of Law, Society and Social Justice > School of Social Policy, Sociology and Social Research > Tizard
Depositing User: Jo Ruffels
Date Deposited: 01 Jun 2015 11:24 UTC
Last Modified: 16 Feb 2021 13:25 UTC
Resource URI: https://kar.kent.ac.uk/id/eprint/48702 (The current URI for this page, for reference purposes)
McGill, Peter: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-2796-8284
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