Long term impact of local area co-ord on HOs for people with learning disabilities in Scotland

  This project will evidence the long term contributions made by Local Area Coordinators to improving the health and well-being of people with learning disabilities thereby ensuring the sustainability, accessibility and wider development of these services across Scotland. The project aims to:
Evaluate the long term impact of Local Area Coordinators on helping people with learning disabilities adopt positive health behaviours and self-care in the following areas:
• Exercise
• Physical activity
• Diet and nutrition
• Accessing health promotion and health education
• Self-management of common health conditions

  • Start Date:

    31 July 2012

  • End Date:

    31 January 2016

  • Activity Type:

    Research

  • Funder:

    Scottish Government

  • Value:

    £199900

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