Publisher: Barnardo’s and Whizz-Kidz
Date Published: 2007
Synopsis: Barnardo’s and Whizz-Kidz collaborated to highlight their concerns about the state of wheelchair provision for children in the UK and the need for action.
Co-ordinated, integrated and fit for purpose: a delivery framework for adult rehabilitation in Scotland
Publisher: Scottish Executive
Date Published: February 2007
Synopsis: This report outlines a delivery framework for adult rehabilitation in Scotland to promote integrated, co-ordinated and fit-for-purpose rehabilitation services. It “reflects the importance of rehabilitation in health and social care and recognises, acknowledges and respects people’s potential to overcome barriers to independent living”.
Publisher: Department for Education and Skills
Date Published: May 2007
Synopsis: A policy review of children and young people instigated by the 2006 Budget. The review consisted of four sub-reviews, one of which was regarding the support of families with disabled children, to improve their outcomes.
Publisher: Birth Defects Foundation (BDF) Newlife
Date Published: April 2007
Synopsis: Report on unmet need in equipment for disabled and terminally ill children