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Estimating the number of people with learning disabilities in 'out-of-area' residential placements

Mansell, Jim, Beadle-Brown, Julie, Skidmore, C., Whelton, Beckie, Hutchinson, Aislinn (2006) Estimating the number of people with learning disabilities in 'out-of-area' residential placements. Research Policy and Planning, 24 (1). pp. 53-59. ISSN 0264-519X. (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:52158)

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Abstract

Out of area placement of people with intellectual disabilities is a potentially

care home in a large English county was surveyed to find the number of people placed

authorities for information about everyone they had placed in residential care in the

county. Cross-checking suggested that only about half to two thirds of placements

of men and were mainly placed for long-term care. Between 30 and 54 per cent had

between 1,000 and 1,400 people were placed by other authorities in this county,

include placement in health facilities or ‘supporting people’ placements. The number

demand for health and social care services.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled keywords: Intellectual disabilities, people with learning disabilities, care homes, long term placement, social care provision, care markets, survey.
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: Julie Beadle-Brown
Date Deposited: 22 Nov 2015 21:54 UTC
Last Modified: 16 Feb 2021 13:30 UTC
Resource URI: https://kar.kent.ac.uk/id/eprint/52158 (The current URI for this page, for reference purposes)
Beadle-Brown, Julie: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-2306-8801
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