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Guidance aims to improve outcomes and quality of life
The Care Quality Commission (CQC) has published guidance which aims to help providers who support autistic people and/or people with a learning disability, improve outcomes and quality of life.
Right support, right care, right culture, outlines three key factors that CQC expects providers to consider, which includes:
These measures will now become part of the CQC’s guidance and assessments.
Kate Terroni, Chief Inspector of Adult Social Care, said: “Autistic people and people with a learning disability are as entitled to live an ordinary life as any other citizen. We expect health and social care providers to ensure autistic people and people with a learning disability have the choices, dignity, independence and good access to local communities that many people take for granted.”
Maybo training aims to support staff and organisations to provide a person-centred, human rights-based approach to care delivery, with the aim of helping to improve the quality of life of service users, whilst helping organisations meet their regulatory obligations.