Over the course of Treat me well we'll be creating lots of resources to support the campaign and its goal to transform how the NHS treats people with a learning disability in hospital.

We'll update this page with new resources, so keep checking back to see what's new!

Empowerment resources

The following resources have been created to explain what rights people with a learning disability have when it comes to hospital care.

Sorting out problems with your hospital care

This booklet tells you what to do if you are not happy with your health care.

Download resource Know Your Rights - Sorting problems with your care

Getting the support you need

This guide explains how to ask for things in hospital to be done in a way that works for you.

Download resource Know Your Rights - Getting the support you need

Your rights in hospital

This guide explains how to find out what rights you have in hospital, which can help you when receiving treatment.

Download resource Know Your Rights - Your rights in hospital

The Accessible Information Standard - Easy Read

This is an easy read version of the Accessible Information Standard

Download resource

Equality Act - Easy Read

This is an easy read version of the Equality Act

Download resource

Mental Capacity Act - Easy Read

This is an easy read version of the Mental Capacity Act 

Download resource

What are reasonable adjustments?

As part of our campaign, Treat me well, we want people to learn more about reasonable adjustments, which all people with a learning disability are entitled to.

Watch this video to find out what reasonable adjustments are and how they can help.

Resources for healthcare professionals

We've also created a number of resources specifically for healthcare professionals, which we hope will help to improve the care of people with a learning disability in hospital.

Take a look at what we've created and download these for your own use as needed.

Go

Become a Treat me well Champion

Do you know how many people with a learning disability die avoidably every year?

We asked doctors and nurses this simple question. Watch the video to see their answers.

We're calling on hospital staff to become Treat me well Champions. Be the change.

Sign up to become a Champion here.

Go back

Return to the Treat me well homepage

Go

You might also like

Treat me well

Treat me well is our campaign to transform how the NHS treats people with a learning disability in hospital. Find out what we’re calling for and how you can help
Read more

Health

Read latest research and statistics about health for people with a learning disability
Read more

Current campaigns

Find out what we're campaigning about
Read more