Community Care, Ideology, and Social Policy
Prentice Hall Europe, 1998 - 246 páginas
This book offers a comprehensive evaluation of community care strategies within the context of government social policy, and assesses the recent shifts of political power from Conservative to Labour towards the end of the century. Unlike the majority of texts in the field of community care, it makes explicit the historical, philosophical, social and political inter-connections, and therefore provides an in-depth understanding of changing policy issues for students, practicioners and managers in health and social care.
Resultados 1-3 de 18
People with learning difficulties The Mental Health Act 1959 was also seen as the
legal basis of community provision for people with learning difficulties, in that it
expanded the definition to encompass 'mentally handicapped people'.
Disability allowances and benefits remain insufficient for those with severe
disabilities. Again, a new ... As we shall see, people with learning difficulties face
particular institutional hurdles and a parochial social discourse. People with
People with learning disabilities have specific needs, and they require additional
space in mainstream housing. Where they do live 'independently', much support
is needed; occupants experience harrowing difficulties in running a house and ...
Comentarios de la gente - Escribir un comentario
A history of community care
Health services and community care policy
Social services community care and the market
Derechos de autor
Otras 8 secciones no mostradas