• Join over 1.2 million students every month
  • Accelerate your learning by 29%
  • Unlimited access from just £6.99 per month

POSITIVE CARE ENVIROMENTS

Extracts from this document...

Introduction

POSITIVE CARE ENVIROMENTS NOREEN MAKAYIRI Individual with specific needs I would like to focus on an individual with specific needs that is a person with a learning disability. On this essay I would like to discuss in great lengths some factors that can affect such a person especially in a community they are associated with. Firstly would to define what a person with a learning disability is, this is a lifelong disability that affects a person's ability to learn, it has been noted that people with learning disability are not considered in the community yet they are part of it so let me point out a few rights which these people have. Despite the fact that they have a lifelong disability they have all the rights to everything that any other normal citizen has in the community. A lot of times they are treated as cast-always, sidelined and not given any chance to speak out their views and to be taken on board on things they would have suggested. We will note that in 1970 the education act made the right to education, a basic right for every child with a learning disability. ...read more.

Middle

These can include things rating from failure to be understood by some people. This might be due to the fact that there is serious communications break down, which eventually leads to frustrations. In the society we are living in there are a lot of people from different backgrounds so it is vital to understand people's culture, their environment, language and beliefs. Some factors like feeling withdrawn can affect them since they are always treated with suspicion and hostility wherever they go. As they have been treated like this they have felt as if they are cast-always and are never amounting to anything in life, i.e. their esteem has basically vanished due to their situation.it`s good news such people have rights and they need to be aware of them and make maximum use of them. The community can easily notice these people since they go to the same locality we are in, hang around public places we always visit so it will be easy to take note of them and visit so it will be easy to take note of them and to attend to their needs. Some media and voluntary organisations can help change people's ideas by using pictures of people with learning disabilities, which shows things they can do like having a job or volunteering. ...read more.

Conclusion

The rights and rules safeguard these kinds of people so they cannot just be left standing alone so to say but will be having the back up of the rules. The facts that these rules are stated with clarity means they have to be precisely followed, these include the rights to talk, freedom of choice, freedom to vote, the right to privacy and confidentiality in a persons life and the right to live etc. the organisation involved has the mandate to make sure all the promises and stipulated rights are followed as they are so that they are not found breaching any regulation clearly stated. Sometimes there is no follow up on things that will be written down so a lot of people do not necessarily implement that which has to be done because sometimes they will feel it is not necessary to do so but if we could have the proper ways to follow in guiding the people with learning disabilities and full support from all the people involved then it will be easy to do the necessary task. Sometimes client's complaints are not dealt with for simple reasons that we might be thinking they are exaggerating things but we have to give them the benefit of doubt sometimes and act promptly to their situations and find out the outcome. ...read more.

The above preview is unformatted text

This student written piece of work is one of many that can be found in our AS and A Level Sources of Law section.

Found what you're looking for?

  • Start learning 29% faster today
  • 150,000+ documents available
  • Just £6.99 a month

Not the one? Search for your essay title...
  • Join over 1.2 million students every month
  • Accelerate your learning by 29%
  • Unlimited access from just £6.99 per month

See related essaysSee related essays

Related AS and A Level Sources of Law essays

  1. Jury Essay

    and their verdicts may be swayed making their decision unjust and unfair. A big criticism of the jury system is that although the system is intended to represent a wide cross-section of society, in practise it is rather narrow. This can be due to many reasons, as there are high

  2. Health Care Ethics and Law

    However people with severe learning disabilities, referred to as 'defectives' in law, are deemed not to be able to give their consent to enter into sexual relationships and so are protected by the law (Brown and Benson 1995). DEFECTIVE DEFINITION.

  1. Custodial Care

    prisoners would help them to develop with their personality which could also help them in the society in making friends and other relationships of such that they would face whilst outside the prison. These would help the society to be safer and a friendlier environment.

  2. Legislations and regulations in sport

    individual who: - can be identified from that data or - from that data and any other information which is in the possession of, or likely to come into the possession of, the data controller. and includes any expression of opinion about the individual and any intentions of the data controller or any other person in respect of the individual.

  1. Exceptance of into the community

    Grants for Ethnic Radio. Work Experience and Support Program (WESP). They help recognise overseas qualifactions. And they provide inturpretures. The Council for Multicultural Australia (CMA) was established in July 2000, its goal is to raise awareness and understanding of Australian multiculturalism.

  2. Investigate The Employment Of People With Disabilities

    Deaf people are doctors, lawyers, teachers, and members of the clergy, as well as secretaries, accountants, chemists, farmers, and laborers. Discrimination does exist, as it does for other minority groups, but employers are increasingly hiring deaf people and making adjustments for them, such as adding special telephone devices or providing

  • Over 160,000 pieces
    of student written work
  • Annotated by
    experienced teachers
  • Ideas and feedback to
    improve your own work