There are 1.4 million people with a learning disability living in the UK, many at risk of hate crime, poor healthcare and social isolation. We know that many politicians do not understand the challenges people with a learning disability and their families face.

This can change.

Westminister

Hear My Voice

By talking about the issues openly, we're getting politicians to listen, and we're creating change.

The campaign has connected people with a learning disability and their families and carers to politicians and the people in power in a way that hasn't happened before. Find out more about the key issues affecting people with a learning disability. 

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Hear My Voice manifesto

We launched our manifesto ahead of the 2015 General Election after people with a learning disability and their families and carers told us about what needs to change. Read on to see what we campaigned about.

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