PMLD (profound and multiple learning disabilities)

Information for professionals who work with or support people with PMLD


This section is aimed at professionals who work with or support people with profound and multiple learning disabilities (PMLD). It outlines key issues and provides good practice information for anyone working with or supporting people with PMLD.

Involve Me project

Involve Me is about involving people with PMLD  in decision making creatively. A free DVD resource is currently available, as well as Involve Me training.

About PMLD

This section provides information for care professionals about people with profound and multiple learning disabilities (PMLD).

Raising our Sights guides

Mencap and the PMLD Network have produced a series of how-to guides and films to help local areas meet the needs of people with profound and multiple learning disabilities (PMLD).

The arts and PMLD

Making sure that people with profound and multiple learning disabilities (PMLD) have the opportunity to take part in the arts is very important for many reasons.

Lambeth PMLD project

The Lambeth PMLD project explored the numbers and needs of people with PMLD in Lambeth.

Involve Me

Involve Me is a three-year project about how to creatively involve people with profound and multiple learning disabilities (PMLD) in decision making.