Guidance

Constipation and people with learning disabilities

Guidance to help health professionals, social care staff and family members prevent and manage constipation in someone with learning disabilities.

Documents

Constipation reasonable adjustments guide: easy-read summary

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Constipation: making reasonable adjustments

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This guidance signposts resources that can be used to manage constipation and bowel care in people with learning disabilities, with examples of good practice in making reasonable adjustments.

Published 8 May 2016