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December 11, 2018

The next #RNLD100 shortlisted submission is from Peter Whiteley who works at Voyage Care in Lichfield. The judges felt the image clearly communicated the project it was supporting and  a caring ethos.  The #RNLD100 project is aiming to produce a special centenary beer...

December 9, 2018

This is the second blog update regarding our #RNLD100 logo competition, we want to use all of the shortlisted submissions for other promotional resources as they were of such a high quality.

The submission by staff and people they support at Voyage Care, Hall Green, Wes...

December 8, 2018

This series of short blogs will showcase each of the shortlisted entries for our #RNLD100 logo competition. All the judges felt that the standard was so high that the resources good be used for other promotional resources to celebrate 100 years of learning disability n...

December 5, 2018

In May of this year we launched the idea of a celebratory conference to mark 100 years of learning disability nursing, the response was very positive but people asked if they could hold their own events across the UK as well. 

This got me thinking (it happens sometimes)...

October 18, 2018

OK guys hope your thinking caps are firmly on and you are ready to unlock your artistic side?  With 100 years of learning disability nursing celebrations to be officially launched in February 2019 is inviting anyone with a passion for sharing the work that...

May 11, 2018

This is not meant to be an academic piece of work, more a list of suggestions on how I see the current workforce crisis being alleviated.  I have frustrating seen all the workforce warnings from people such as Bob Gates over the last few years come to fruition and was...

July 22, 2015

An exciting project that we hope will produce a UK wide network of champions who will increase awareness of learning disability nursing as a career option. The project aims to increase the number of people applying to become a nurse and to help reduce the drop out rate...

June 24, 2015

I arrived in Derby the night before the StC15 conference and met up with three of the team to continue our journey to increase awareness of learning disability nursing and to re-launch the nursing champion’s project.  The whole team do this in their own tim...

April 26, 2015

What has the Loch Ness monster and a learning disability nurse (RNLD) got in common I hear you say, well after some reflection during my ten hour coach detour on my way back from attending Positive Choices in Cardiff, quite a lot.

Five of the

July 1, 2011

Learning disability nurses support people with learning disabilities, usually in a multidisciplinary team, and are concerned with their clients’ health in the widest context. They help clients of all ages to live their lives as fully and independently as possible, whil...

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