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Report Highlights Disabled Care Shortcomings

Jun 5, 2003
Multiple Sclerosis Society

Many disabled people have problems securing services when they need them and the care they are offered often limits their opportunities for personal development and social integration. These are among the headline findings of a two-year inquiry by the charity, John Grooms, into the future of young disabled people.

The inquiry found:

John Groom says these problems are because: Around 50 service providers, voluntary and disability organisations were consulted by John Grooms. The full report and a summary of, 'Where do you think you're going?', can be accessed at

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