Christine Bigby

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Ageing with a Lifelong Disability

A Guide to Practice, Program and Policy Issues for Human Services Professionals

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

This pioneering guide provides up to date specialist knowledge about ageing with a disability in the context of the more mainstream knowledge about ageing processes. Christine Bigby uses the concept of 'successful ageing' as a framework in which to consider the issues and practicalities for older people with a lifelong disability.

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Group Homes for People with Intellectual Disabilities

Encouraging Inclusion and Participation

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

This book paints a picture of life in group homes today. The authors propose a framework for increasing community presence and participation, and consider the barriers to be overcome in achieving these key goals. Topics include the notion of 'homeliness', maintaining a balance between individual and group needs and practice leadership.

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Group Homes for People with Intellectual Disabilities

Encouraging Inclusion and Participation

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

This book paints a picture of life in group homes today. The authors propose a framework for increasing community presence and participation, and consider the barriers to be overcome in achieving these key goals. Topics include the notion of 'homeliness', maintaining a balance between individual and group needs and practice leadership.

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