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User participation in services for people with learning disabilities

User participation in services for people with learning disabilities

proceedings of a Conference held in Southampton on 12th - 13th November 1992.

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Published by Institute for Health Policy Studies, University of Southhampton in [Southampton?] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Learning disabled -- Services for -- Great Britain -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesPeople First.
    GenreCongresses.
    ContributionsInstitute for Health Policy Studies.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination37 leaves,3 leaves ;
    Number of Pages37
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18123996M
    ISBN 100854324682
    OCLC/WorldCa41466981

    countries is required to make mainstream library services accessible to people with disabilities. Libraries must be designed to be universally accessible, and universal access should be the norm; access for people with disabilities should not be an add-on to existing services.


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