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COVID-19 guide for carers and family supporting adults and children with learning disabilities or autistic adults and children

The Social Care Institute for Excellence has produced guidance to help family members and carers living with and supporting adults and children with learning disabilities, or an autistic adult or child, through the COVID-19 crisis. It includes easy read guides to coronavirus and many other useful resources.

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