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NHS Newsletter and Resources that NHS been have sharing in Learning Disability Week and Autism Week!

https://www.england.nhs.uk/wp-content/uploads/2021/02/ISL170-20-NHS-England-newsletter_12_Final.pdf

In this issue you can find out about:
– Coronavirus including information about the coronavirus vaccine
– Coronavirus grab and go guide
– Having a key worker

The NHS would like to know what you think! You can give them feedback on their newsletter at engage@nhs.net

Visit the NHS reasonable adjustments page and watch a brilliant video from Misfits about what reasonable adjustments are and what reasonable adjustments people with a learning disability and autistic people might need.
https://www.england.nhs.uk/learning-disabilities/improving-health/reasonable-adjustments/

Listen to the NHS podcast with Family Carer Advisor Fazilla Amide and National Clinical Director Roger Banks. It is about making reasonable adjustments when giving coronavirus vaccines. https://soundcloud.com/nhsengland/vaccinating-people-with-a-learning-disability-and-autistic-people/s-YYIN8wqAFgd

Click the link below to watch Carl Shaw talk about making reasonable adjustments being creative and remembering that different things work for different people. Carl is a Learning Disability and Autism Adviser. 
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2l9EFyO0EXA

Click the link below to watch a video of Jodie Williams talk about the reasonable adjustments she needs. Jodie is a Learning Disability and Autism Network Manager in the NHS.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UAEMGOAr8MI

Click the link below to watch Kate Matthews speak about the importance of using everyday language to make sure everyone can understand the conversation. Katie is a Learning Disability and Autism Network Manager in the NHS.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hbcZ5bOE9Zk

Find out more on the NHS website about making the words they use accessible!
https://www.england.nhs.uk/learning-disabilities/about/get-involved/involving-people/making-information-and-the-words-we-use-accessible/

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