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We are building a bridge between NHS England and people with a learning disability, autism or both, their families, carers and supporters. We want to work in partnership to make sure that people with a learning disability, autism or both are a part of NHS decision making.

Evidence has shown that people with a learning disability experience worse health than other people. We want to make sure that people with a learning disability, autism or both are able to make the best use of healthcare services. To do this we must ensure they are able to be a part of decisions about these services.

We will do this by:

We are keen to grow The Forum and share best practice. If you would like to get involved with The Forum, meet with us, or share your ideas please email us or visit our Facebook page. You can also call us on 0113 8249686.

For more information about all our publications and guides available see our easy read information page.